Universe: Exploring the Astronomical World
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Phaidon's Universe is a groundbreaking survey that celebrates the popular subject of astronomy through 300 stunning images. Created by those who have tried to understand - or who have been inspired by – the beauty and mystery of stars, planets, and beyond
Universe explores the stars, planets and beyond through art over the ages – an international panel of experts take you on a journey through man's record of the universe – from ancient cave paintings to animation.
Carefully chosen by an international panel of experts and arranged to highlight thought-provoking contrasts and similarities, the selection includes paintings, photographs, sculpture, animation, prints, sketches, and digital renderings with iconic works by renowned photographers, artists, and astronomers alongside previously unpublished finds.
Size: 290 x 250 mm (11 3/8 x 9 7/8 in)
Pages: 352 pp
Illustrations: 300 illustrations