Elaborate artworks made of food were created for royal court and civic celebrations in early modern europe like todays rose bowl parade on new years day or mardi gras just before lent festivals were times for exuberant parties public celebrations and street parades featured large scale edible monuments made of breads . The edible monument the art of food for festivals october 13 2015 march 13 2016 getty research institute. The edible monument includes about 140 prints rare books and serving manuals from the getty research institute collection and privat. The edible monument considers the elaborate architecture sculpture and floats designed for court and civic celebrations in early modern europe including popular festivals such as carnival and the italian cuccagna like illuminations and fireworks ephemeral artworks made of food were not well. Object list the edible monument the art of food for festivals feasting in the streets
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