Being a certified book worm and in an effort to find a good book to read, honestly i don't go for "whats the most popular" today. but rather go for the not so well known author, i really don't know why but suddenly as i search with my good friend, Google.com. i stumbled into this! the world’s most expensive book, this causes around 100,000 euros, which was $155,000.The book titled "Michelangelo. La Dotta Mano" meaning "the learned hand,"
the book has a front cover made of white marble from Michelangelo's favorite quarry, in
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- The book is filled with photographs of Michelangelos drawings and sculptures — creations from the Sistine Chapel ceiling to his very personal poetry.
- The book is filled with photographs of Michelangelo's sculptures and plates of his drawings, plus images of other creations, from the Sistine Chapel ceiling to his very personal poetry.
The display book was donated to the New York Public Library, a second to the Prado museum in
The public can see "La Dotta Mano" from Tuesday morning through Dec. 8
if given an opportunity to personaly see this opening, why not! i ahve always been a great fan of art may it be modern or classic.
Source: New York Times- Art section