Taschen Publishing has published a book of handwritten texts, drafts of famous artists, scientists and mathematicians from Michelangelo to Jean-Michel Basquiat.
In the new press, he writes artnet, Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh's handwriting, Lee Krasner and Jackson Pollock's new year card, and Egon Schiele's self-portrait.
Self portrait Schiele. Photo: Taschen
The book is based on materials collected by the Brazilian art historian Pedro Correa do Lago in the last five years. 140 samples from his collection, Manuscript Sihiri took place in the book. The author of the book was Christine Nelson, curator of literary and historical manuscripts in the library, and the Morgan Museum in New York.
Claude Monet offers 35 pictures as collateral for a loan. Photo: Taschen
"It is a concrete connection with the past, which is written by hand and acts as a time machine that touches these papers and miraculously connects with the time they lived," adds Lago.
Here you'll find the psychoanalysis of Sigmund Freud for 20 sessions, sketches by Michelangelo for marble statues in Florence, accounts for a document in which the Spanish Duke bought and six of Francisco Goya's work. .
Goya confirmed that you took 6 pictures. Photo: Taschen
In addition, Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh have a letter that reflects the stormy friendship between artists. In Unfortunately, this friend of mine started to go crazy and I've lived with the fear of a fatal or tragic accident for a month,, Gauguin wrote.
Letter from Gauguin. Photo: Taschen
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