Catalogue published on the occasion of the exhibition Transparent Art. Rock Crystal Carving in Renaissance Milan, held at the Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, between October 14th 2015 and January 10th 2016.
24 x 28 cm
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The catalogue, written by the curator of the exhibition, Letitia Arbeteta, includes an essay that explains various aspects relating to the art of carving hyaline quartz or rock crystal and the historical circumstances in which this art form evolved. It also includes entries on each of the objects on display with high quality photographs taken for this publication, particularly following the restoration of the works from the own Collection of the Museo del Prado.