What happens when we look at a painting? What do we think about?
What do we imagine? How can we explain, even to ourselves, what
we see or think we see? And how can art historians interpret with
any seriousness what they observe? In six engaging, short
narrative "fictions," each richly illustrated in color, Daniel
Arasse, one of the most brilliant art historians of our time,
cleverly and gracefully guides readers through a variety of... more...