Anna Karenina as mirror of an age
From 12th to 20th february 2018 Venice will host the exhibition “Anna Karenina as mirror of an age”: a selection of works realized by 18 russian illustrators .
The atmosphere of the second half of the nineteenth century will be created thanks to the author's manuscripts and rare editions of the book exhibited. The exhibition brings together a unique selection of illustrations and rare editions of the book.
"Anna Karenina" is from 140 years the most popular book of Lev Tolstoy. Translated into almost every language in the world, has inspired dozens of artists who have illustrated it with different styles and techniques. The exhibition, organized by CSAR will be held in Zattere at Pontelungo, Dorsoduro 1392, from Monday to Saturday from 10am at 7pm and Sundays from 3pm to 7pm.