Venise vue du ciel

The book

Editions du Chêne, épuisé.

Did not everything you are told , written and photographed from the city of Venice ? Not quite : it remained to discover the sky. Through the Lens of Yann Arthus -Bertrand is a new book reveals that Venice . First mysterious and impenetrable tangle with its red roofs and its labyrinth of canals, she engages gradually the discerning eye of the photographer . Revolving around the bell , isolating a palace in the tight fabric houses, entering the play of light on the channels and domes , we actually discover the renewed charm. The book also takes us over the vast expanse of the lagoon , seeking hidden in tiny green islands and small fishing villages with colorful houses monasteries. It takes us into a world of silence constantly transformed by the variations of light on the water, a hundred miles from the bustle of the city. Then sinking into the interior of the Veneto , Yann Arthus -Bertrand takes us to explore the magnificent Palladian villasbaroques or where the Venetians took their summer quarters . Throughout this aerial promenade, Venice reveals a few of these secrets without losing the mystery that fascinated the world for centuries .


  • Authors: Yann Arthus-Bertrand
  • Publisher: Editions du Chêne
  • ISBN: 2-85108-543-3
  • EAN: 9782851085436
  • Publishing date:
  • Year: 1988
  • Language: Français