'Leonardo seen from the inside out'
The New Yorker
'orchestrates the available information effortlessly … [a] magisterial text'
Lisa Jardine, Guardian
Peter Ackroyd, The Times
'A succinct introduction … by one of the world's foremost authorities'
'filled with fresh thought … Kemp has succeeded at something
that is possible only after years of reflection'
Los Angeles Times
'Excites the reader's admiration for the restless vitality of the
man and his ideas …'
Washington Post Book World