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Tiepolo Pink by Roberto Calasso


A captivating journey through the luminous realms of Tiepolo’s artistry and the depths of human imagination.

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In the luminous realm of literary contemplation, where words weave tapestries of thought and emotion, Roberto Calasso unveils a masterpiece: “Image for Tiepolo Pink.” With the deft stroke of a master painter, Calasso invites readers into a world where the boundaries between myth and reality blur, where the ethereal hues of Tiepolo’s palette dance across the canvas of imagination.

Within the pages of this enchanting tome, Calasso delves into the enigmatic depths of Giambattista Tiepolo’s artistry, tracing the intricate threads that bind the Venetian master to the celestial realms of myth and legend. Like the delicate brushstrokes that adorn Tiepolo’s canvases, Calasso’s prose conjures visions of angels and gods, nymphs and heroes, each figure a testament to the enduring power of artistic vision.

Through Calasso’s erudite musings, readers embark on a journey through time and space, traversing the sun-drenched landscapes of eighteenth-century Venice and the shadowed corridors of the human psyche. Here, amidst the opulent splendor of palaces and piazzas, the ethereal beauty of Tiepolo’s creations takes on a life of its own, illuminating the hidden recesses of the soul with a radiant glow.

As Calasso peels back the layers of history and myth, he reveals the underlying truths that lie at the heart of Tiepolo’s art: the eternal struggle between light and darkness, the fleeting nature of beauty, and the transcendent power of the imagination. With each turn of the page, readers are drawn deeper into the mesmerizing world of Tiepolo, where colors shimmer and forms dissolve in a kaleidoscopic dance of creation and dissolution.

In “Image for Tiepolo Pink,” Roberto Calasso beckons readers to embark on a voyage of discovery, where the boundaries between art and life, myth and reality, dissolve in a luminous haze of inspiration. With his lyrical prose and profound insights, Calasso pays homage to the timeless genius of Giambattista Tiepolo, inviting readers to lose themselves in the sublime beauty of his art.

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Weight0.5 kg

Tiepolo Pink


Penguin Books Ltd


Roberto Calasso

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Release date

28 May 2020



ISBN/EAN        9780241399422