The Devil: A Visual History

October 22, 2019|
The Devil: A Visual History by Demetrio Paparoni
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The first complete illustrated book on the devil in art history.

The Art of the Devil is a beautiful book showcasing the past and present portrayal of the Evil One in Western and Eastern art.  This richly illustrated account looks at the history, symbols, and manifestations of the devil in the collective imagination.

Here are artistic masterpieces, engravings, ancient documents, books, posters, postcards, tarots, album covers, comics, objects and plenty of oddities related to the world of demons, the occult, and evil. See the devil in works by Francisco Goya, Jackson Pollock, Giotto, Hokusai, Marc Chagall, Keith Haring, Albrecht Du?rer, James Ensor, Pablo Picasso, Matthias Gru?newald, Caravaggio, Gustave Dore?, William Blake, Hieronymus Bosch, Paul Cézanne, Salvador Dalí, Max Ernst, Alexander McQueen, Pieter Paul Rubens, Niki de Saint Phalle, Cindy Sherman, Pierre et Gilles, Gary Baseman, and Matt Groening.
Demetrio Paparoni is an art critic, essayist and editor who in 1983 founded the contemporary art journal and publisher Tema Celeste. He has curated numerous exhibitions and contributed to catalogs on Andy Warhol, Keith Haring, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Roy Lichenstein, among others.
Title:The Devil: A Visual HistoryFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:384 pages, 10.2 X 8.1 X 1.4 inShipping dimensions:384 pages, 10.2 X 8.1 X 1.4 inPublished:October 22, 2019Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:2374951170

ISBN - 13:9782374951171

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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