The Book of Miracles download free [PDF and Ebook] by Till Holger Borchert

The Book of Miracles download free [PDF and Ebook] by Till Holger Borchert year 2017
  • Book name: The Book of Miracles
  • Author: Till Holger Borchert
  • Release date: 2017/4/16
  • Publisher: TASCHEN GMBH
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Art and Photography
  • ISBN: 9783836564144
  • Rating: 8.06 of 10
  • Votes: 193
  • Review by: Kyrie Kimbrough
  • Review rating: 9.96 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/29
  • Total pages: 292
  • Includes a PDF summary of 28 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Book of Miracles first surfaced only a few years ago and is one of the most spectacular discoveries in the field of Renaissance art. The near-complete illustrated manuscript, created in Augsburg around 1550, is composed of 169 pages of large-format illustrations in gouache and watercolor, depicting wondrous and often eerie phenomena.The mesmerizing images deal with both biblical and folkloric tales, depicting stories from the Old Testament and Book of Revelation as well as events that took place in the immediate present of the manuscript's author. From shooting stars to swarms of locusts, terrifying monsters to fatal floods, page after page hypnotizes with visions alternately dreadful, spectacular, and even apocalyptic.This volume presents the revelatory Book of Miracles in a new, compact format, making this extraordinary document accessible to everyone. It comes with a translation of the manuscript texts and two essays that give an introduction to the cultural and historical context of this unique Renaissance work.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H34M20S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Art History: Renaissance, Illustration, Human Figures Depicted In Art, Art History, Art History: From c 1960, Religious Subjects Depicted In Art
  • Available formats: DOC, MOBI, PDF, LIT, TXT, EPUB, WORD, DOCX. Compressed in RAR, ZIP, ARJ, RPM, TAR.Z, ISO
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 46.50 USD
  • Dimensions: 250x300x33.02mm
  • Weight: 2,120g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Cologne, Germany
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