The Fables of La Fontaine
[Les Fables de la Fontaine]
Based on Jean de la Fontaine’s Anthology
Music by Michael Galasso
Costumes by Moidele Bickel
Premiered on January 30, 2004 at the Comédie-Française, Paris, France
In 2004, after Robert Wilson's acclaimed production of The Fables of La Fontaine had opened at the Comédie Française in Paris, the Fondation Pierre Bergé / Yves Saint-Laurent presented an exhibition of Wilson's drawings for the production. The Foundation also published this beautiful art book, which contains high-quality prints of Wilson's drawings, around a selection of La Fontaine's Fables.
The book includes an index of Robert Wilson's drawings that were featured in the 2004 exhibition.
140 pages (heavy-stock), including 34 transparent (vellum) pages, Hardcover bind
Illustrations by Robert Wilson
Additional texts by Pierre Bergé, Marcel Bozonnet and Marc Fumaroli
Published by the Fondation Pierre Bergé - Yves Saint Laurent, Paris, France, 2004