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Title The edible monument : the art of food for festivals / edited by Marcia Reed.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, California : Getty Research Institute, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    394.12 EDI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description 189 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "This volume accompanies the exhibition The Edible Monument: The Art of Food for Festivals, held at the Getty Research Institute from 13 October 2015 to 13 March 2016."--ECIP data view.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Food, memory, and taste / Marcia Reed -- Court and civic festivals / Marcia Reed -- Feasting in the streets: carnivals and the cuccagna / Marcia Reed -- Edible prestige / Joseph Imorde -- Of cauliflower and crayfish: serving vessels to awaken the palate / Charissa Bremer-David -- Behind the scenes / Anne Willan.
Subject Food -- Social aspects -- History -- Exhibitions.
Table setting and decoration -- History -- Exhibitions.
Food in art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Reed, Marcia, 1945- editor.
Getty Research Institute, host institution, issuing body.
ISBN 9781606064542
Standard No. 40025392016

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