A Feast for the Eyes: Evocative Recipes and Surprising Tales Inspired by Paintings in the National Gallery

A Feast for the Eyes: Evocative Recipes and Surprising Tales Inspired by Paintings in the National Gallery

by Gillian Riley
     
 
With sumptuous pictures and delicious recipes, this book provides a feast for connoisseurs of art and of food. Well-known food and culinary historian Gillian Riley has uncovered recipes and gastronomic tales that paintings in the London National Gallery portray or evoke. Offering glimpses of kitchen artistry from the Renaissance to the Impressionist period, from

Overview

With sumptuous pictures and delicious recipes, this book provides a feast for connoisseurs of art and of food. Well-known food and culinary historian Gillian Riley has uncovered recipes and gastronomic tales that paintings in the London National Gallery portray or evoke. Offering glimpses of kitchen artistry from the Renaissance to the Impressionist period, from Crivelli to Cezanne, the recipes are fully adapted to the modern kitchen.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300073669
Publisher:
National Gallery London
Publication date:
03/30/1998
Series:
National Gallery London Publications
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
7.92(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.73(d)

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