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A weekend with Leonardo da Vinci

by Rosabianca Skira-Venturi

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Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English

  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519.,
    • Artists -- Italy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Artists.

    • About the Edition

      The fifteenth century artist talks about his life and work as if entertaining the reader for a weekend.

      Edition Notes

      Translation of: Un dimanche avec Leonardo da Vinci.

      Other titlesLeonardo da Vinci.
      Statementtext by Rosabianca Skira Venturi ; translated by Ann Keay Beneduce.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      LC ClassificationsN6923.L33 S5813 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1534574M
      ISBN 100847814408
      LC Control Number91012425

      A latest entry in the best-selling picture book biography series blends conversational text and friendly artwork in an introduction to the life of Renaissance artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo da Vinci (də vĬn´chē, Ital. lāōnär´dō dä vēn´chē), –, Italian painter, sculptor, architect, musician, engineer, and scientist, b. near Vinci, a hill village in versatility and creative power of Leonardo mark him as a supreme example of Renaissance genius. He depicted in his drawings, with scientific precision and consummate artistry, subjects ranging.

      The Complete Works of Leonardo Da Vinci is a compilation of all the texts we know to be written by Leonardo Da Vinci presented in one book. As a multi genius, Leonardo wrote about many different topics and in this book, you will find anatomical studies and notes about how to paint the human body and perspective, discussions about the current in the sea around Gibraltar and . Leonardo Da Vinci Volume 1 Translated by Jean Paul Richter PREFACE. A singular fatality has ruled the destiny of nearly all the most famous of Leonardo da Vinci's works. Two of the three most important were never completed, obstacles having arisen during his life-time, which obliged him to leave them unfinished;.

        Parents need to know that I Am Leonardo da Vinci is a part of Brad Meltzer and illustrator Christopher Eliopoulos' Ordinary People Change the World series. This time the spotlight is on the brilliant, multi-talented, and definitely ahead-of-his-time artist/engineer/scientist of the Italian Renaissance. Love this chronological portrayal of Leonardo Da Vinci. Many books about Leonardo are organized by category (paintings, inventions, etc), but this one steps the reader through his life by age. The color images are wonderful too/5(7).

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