The Color of Love: An Artist's Book of Poetry and Passion
- Publish Date: 2006-12-01
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Marielle Bancou
Marielle Bancous hand-painted books are works of art that are also physically irresistiblewhen you see them, you need to touch them.
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What began as an exquisite, handmade work of art is now a lavish gift for lovers everywhere. First created a decade ago in an extremely limited, silk-screened edition by renowned bookmaker Marielle Bancou, The Color of Love is one of the most accessible and wide-ranging collections of writings on love ever assembled. On glorious, hand-lettered pages each a work of art in itself it brings together beloved haiku, sonnets, and odes, as well as many unexpected gems by a stellar lineup of luminaries: from Wang Wei to Solomon, Sophocles to John Donne, Rumi to Shakespeare, James Joyce to Cole Porter.
Hardcover book in a presentation case, each with a piece of art signed by Marielle Bancou.