The Mind Of Leonardo Da Vinci

By: McCurdy, Edward

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In this classic, engrossing text, a distinguished historian explores the mind and manifold interests of the great personality of the Renaissance. It traces the artist's travels, examines his manuscripts and their philosophical revelations, and assesses his art. This book remains one of the best introductions to Leonardo and his extraordinary versatility. 16 black-and-white illustrations.

Title: The Mind Of Leonardo Da Vinci

Author Name: McCurdy, Edward

Categories: Art,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Mineola, New York, Dover Publications: 2005

ISBN Number: 0486441423

ISBN Number 13: 9780486441429

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall

Seller ID: 009080

Description: 360 pp. 1-inch tear along upper end of joint, but binding still firm. Three dots on lower edge. Text clean. Some rubbing on corners of spine. Text clean. Part of the Dover series on art and art history. Reprint of the Dodd, Mead edition of 1928. McCurdy, a Leonardo scholar and translator, explores the nature of his genius and his travel experiences in Europe. It reviews the artist's work not only in painting and sculpture but also in music, engineering and early aviation. Includes several of his rough sketches. 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall

Keywords: HISTORY. THOUGHT. INVENTION. ITALY. LEONARDO DA VINCI