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Leonardo da Vinci

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Leonardo da Vinci is the most mysterious of all the great artists, continuing to inspire and intrigue centuries after his death. Who lies behind the legend of the 'Renaissance genius'? What is the real story behind his elusive masterpieces and tantalizing notebooks? Prize-winning author Charles Nicholl has immersed himself for five years in all the manuscripts, paintings and artefacts to produce an 'intimate portrait' of Leonardo. He uses these contemporary materials - his notebooks and sketchbooks, eye witnesses and early biographies, etc - as a way into the mental tone and physical texture of his life and has made myriad small discoveries about him and his work and his circle of associates. This compelling, lyrical biography explores Leonardo's life as never before, brilliantly illuminating the man behind the enigma.

Some tanning to the edge of pages otherwise in very good condition.

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Author(s):
Nicholl, Charles
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0140296816
ISBN-13:
9780140296815
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
Leonardo Da Vinci - The Flights Of The Mind

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Leonardo da Vinci is the most mysterious of all the great artists, continuing to inspire and intrigue centuries after his death. Who lies behind the legend of the 'Renaissance genius'? What is the real story behind his elusive masterpieces and tantalizing notebooks? Prize-winning author Charles Nicholl has immersed himself for five years in all the manuscripts, paintings and artefacts to produce an 'intimate portrait' of Leonardo. He uses these contemporary materials - his notebooks and sketchbooks, eye witnesses and early biographies, etc - as a way into the mental tone and physical texture of his life and has made myriad small discoveries about him and his work and his circle of associates. This compelling, lyrical biography explores Leonardo's life as never before, brilliantly illuminating the man behind the enigma.

Some tanning to the edge of pages otherwise in very good condition.

Author(s):
Nicholl, Charles
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0140296816
ISBN-13:
9780140296815
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
Leonardo Da Vinci - The Flights Of The Mind

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