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Leonardo da Vinci: Flights of the Mind

Leonardo da Vinci: Flights of the Mind

by Charles Nicholl

Publisher: Viking Penguin
ISBN: 9780143036128
Pages: 448
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 12 Mb
Date posting: 2020-03-29
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As the success of blockbusters like The Da Vinci Code shows, the incomparable and enigmatic Leonardo da Vinci continues to captivate. In this widely acclaimed biography, Charles Nicholl uncovers the man behind the myth of the "Renaissance master." Painter, sculptor, inventor, draftsman, anatomist—Leonardo's life and career encompassed so many of the creative achievements that made his era spectacular. Nicholl skillfully captures it all while tracing his subject's journey from an illegitimate child in Tuscany to ...