Leonardo on Painting
Anthology of Writings by Leonardo da Vinci; with a Selection of Documents Relating to His Career as an Artist
By (author) Leonardo da Vinci
Volume editor Mr Martin Kemp
Translated by Mr Martin Kemp
Normal Price: $20.38
Your Price: $18.34 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.04! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.92 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
Leonardo on Painting by Leonardo da Vinci
Book DescriptionLeonardo's writings on painting - among the most remarkable from any era - were never edited by Leonardo himself into a single coherent book. In this anthology the authors have edited material not only from his so-called Treatise on Painting but also from his surviving manuscripts and from other primary sources, some of which were here translated for the first time. The resulting volume is an invaluable reference work for art historians as well as for anyone interested in the mind and methods of one of the world's greatest creative geniuses.
Buy Leonardo on Painting book by Leonardo da Vinci from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780300090956
(197mm x 127mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Yale University Press
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publish Date: 5-Oct-2001
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Leonardo da Vinci
Da Vinci Notebooks, Paperback / softback (July 2011)
Originally published: United Kingdom: Profile Books, 2005.
Inventions, Hardback (November 2008)
A spectacular gift book for children interested in how things work.
Notebooks, Paperback (April 2008)
This selection offers a cross-section from the 6,000 surviving sheets that constitute Leonardo's notebooks, including his thoughts on landscape, optics, anatomy, architecture, sculpture, and painting. Fully updated, this new edition includes some 70 line drawings and a Preface by Leonardo expert Martin Kemp.
Leonardo da Vinci Stained Glass Coloring Book, Paperback (May 2006)» View all books by Leonardo da Vinci
The great Renaissance man's most celebrated paintings invite would-be artists of all ages to apply their own colours to Mona Lisa, The Annunciation, The Last Supper, Vitruvian Man, and 12 other masterpieces.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Leonardo on Painting book by Leonardo da Vinci and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Kemp is professor of the history of art at Oxford University. His publications include Leonardo da Vinci: The Marvellous Works of Nature and Man, Behind the Picture: Art and Evidence in the Italian Renaissance (ISBN 0 300 07195 7, 27.50), and The Science of Art: Optical Themes in Western Art from Brunelleschi to Seurat (ISBN 0 300 05241 3, pb. 30.00). Margaret Walker lectures on Renaissance art and reviews books for Burlington Magazine.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.