Leonardo


A new addition to the best-selling Colour Library series of introductory books on the great masters and movements in art


Patricia Emison


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Price: USD$11.95



Overview
  • A new addition to the best-selling Colour Library series of introductory books on the great masters and movements in art
  • The quintessential Renaissance man, Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519) was one of history’s greatest painters, draughtsmen and thinkers
  • His influence on the history of art is immeasurable and his Mona Lisa is the most famous painting in the world
  • Contains an extensive essay by respected specialist Patricia Emison and 48 full-page colour plates accompanied by extensive notes and comparative illustrations
  • Excellent value for money, the Colour Library books are highly regarded for their insight and authority



Specifications

About the book
The latest addition to Phaidon’s best-selling Colour Library series of affordable introductory books on the great masters and movements in art features all of Leonardo' da Vinci’s painted works and a detailed illustrated introduction.


 

About the author(s)
Patricia Emison is a specialist in Renaissance and Baroque art and Professor of Art History at the University of New Hampshire.


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