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By Leonardo Da Vinci

ISBN-10: 134002506X

ISBN-13: 9781340025069

ISBN-10: 1986957055

ISBN-13: 9781986957052

This vintage booklet includes John Francis Rigaud's translation of Leonardo da Vinci's 'A Treatise on Painting'.
A Treatise on portray is a set of Leonardo da Vinci's writings entered in his notebooks less than the final heading "On Painting". The manuscripts have been accrued jointly via Francesco Melzi someday sooner than 1542 and primary published in French and Italian as Trattato della pittura via Raffaelo du Fresne in 1651. the most goal of the treatise used to be to argue that portray was once a technology.
It isn't really loads a consultant to portray, even supposing he has thrown within the extraordinary piece of excellent suggestion, yet is extra a suite of his concepts and an perception into what used to be the muse at the back of his work.
This version additionally contains 'A lifetime of Leonardo and an account of his works' via John William Brown.

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