Afterlives Recovering the Lost Stories of Looted Art
ISBN: HB: 9780300250701, Yale University Press, August 2021
280 pp., 26.7x19.7 cm, 190 colour illus.
By the end of World War II an estimated one million artworks and 2.5 million books had been seized from their owners by Nazi forces; many were destroyed. The artworks and cultural artifacts that survived have traumatic, layered histories. This book t...
Darwin's Pictures Views of Evolutionary Theory, 1837-1874
ISBN: HB: 9780300141740, Yale University Press, June 2010
288 pp., 21x14 cm, 63 black&white illus., 16 colour illus.
In this first-ever examination of Charles Darwin's sketches, drawings, and illustrations, Julia Voss presents the history of evolutionary theory told in pictures. Darwin had a life-long interest in pictorial representations of nature, sketching out h...