on May 15, 2014
Not only is this magnificent beautifully prepared, it tells the passionate story of Marc Chagall artistry in transforming art into vivid stories. The volume illustrated Chagall's approach to the final stain-glass panels, starting with rough charcoal sketches, through color renderings to the final windows. This publication will stay in my mind forever.
on April 27, 2014
For artists, particularly, and anyone else incidentally, it's always enlightening to be able to review the process. Beyond the stunning beauty of the windows themselves is the biblical/historical background behind the conception. Educational, if not engrossing. The writing seems a little stilted, but I'll chalk it up to a dry, if not wry translation. I came for the art.