The Museum of Crying Women by Francesco Vezzoli

Published by Kaleidoscope Press (2013)
158 Pages, 23 x 32 cm, Hardcover

Gathering together some of the most iconic female figures of the last century, Italian artist Francesco Vezzoli’s book The Museum of Crying Women celebrates the feminine in its most admired and glamorous form. Adorned with Vezzoli’s signature embroidered tears, the series seeks to reflect the drama of the divided female identity and the anguish of being caught in between a private life and a life in the spotlight.