Loyrette, Henri and Marie-Laure Bernadec (texts). CANDIDA HOFER: Louvre. 15 pp. text. Illustrated with 18 colour photographic plates. 4to, bound in original publisher's cloth and pictorial dustjacket. Munich: Schirmer/Mosel, 2006.
The Louvre, the world's largest museum, opened it's doors to the public four years after the French Revolution. Hofer's photographs were taken during the days when the museum was closed. These images of the Louvre's empty salles convey the richness of history that imbues both the art and the architecture. Published to accompany an exhibition at the Louvre. Text in English, German, and French.
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