VENICE - The Artists View - THE BOOK
A historic and lavishly illustrated guide book that gives clear view of major attractions in this remarkable city
148 x 210 mm
The republic of Venice founded in 697 became a mighty maritime and commercial force until in 1797 it surrendered to Napoleon.
Throughout its long and spectacular history it continued to produce great art and a bewildering display of palatial canal and ecclesiastical architecture.
This guide book is a lavish pictorial and historic celebration of the city's great artists, its magnificent and palatial architecture as well as its wonderful backstreets and canals with a host of shops producing and selling the remarkable masks which are an integral part of the city's amazing culture and colourful history.
Hardback as illustrated available
190 x 265 mm