Leonardo Da Vinci: The Marvellous Works of Nature and Man

Synopsis

This masterly account of Leonardo da Vinci and his vision of the world is now widely recognised as the classic treatment of Leonardo's art, science, and thought, giving an unparalleled insight into the broadening and deepening of Leonardo's intellect and vision throughout his artistic career. Kemp, one of the world's leading authorities on Leonardo, takes us on a journey through the whole span of the great man's career, giving a fully integrated picture of his achievements. Generously illustrated with colour and black and white plates, and including a new introductory chapter, this fully updated edition provides an unparalleled insight into the marvellous works of this central figure in western art.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Oxford, England
Publication year:
  • 2006