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Leonardo Da Vinci : experience, experiment and design

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Leonardo Da Vinci : experience, experiment and design
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Leonardo Da Vinci
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experience, experiment and design
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eng
Summary
This fascinating new book provides an unrivalled insight into the workings of Leonardo da Vinci's visual mind and conveys the magnificent scale of his ideas. The pages of his notebooks are unparalleled in the graphic work of any other thinker from any age. They deal with mighty inventions, great visions of the earth in age-long transformation, the mysterious governance of mathematical proportion in the design of the universe, the most detailed observations and theories of the motion of waters, meticulous reconstructions of the operation of heart valves and with the arts of peace and the science of war. Drawing on the collections of the V&A, the Royal Library Windsor, the British Library, the Bill and Melinda Gates Collection and the British Museum, extraordinary pages from his notebooks, some virtually unknown, are brought to life by large-scale models, including his flying machine and giant cross-bow
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Kemp, Martin
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  • 1452-1519
  • 2006))
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  • Leonardo
  • Council of Europe
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  • Leonardo
  • University of the Arts London
  • Inventors
  • Painters
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Leonardo Da Vinci : experience, experiment and design
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Publication
Note
"This exhibition has been organized in association with Universal Leonardo (University of the Arts London) and is part of the 28th Council of Europe Art Exhibition" -- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Control code
23996067
Dimensions
35 cm.
Extent
ix, 213 pages
Isbn
9781851774869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 23996067
  • (Sirsi) 23996067
Label
Leonardo Da Vinci : experience, experiment and design
Publication
Note
"This exhibition has been organized in association with Universal Leonardo (University of the Arts London) and is part of the 28th Council of Europe Art Exhibition" -- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
23996067
Dimensions
35 cm.
Extent
ix, 213 pages
Isbn
9781851774869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 23996067
  • (Sirsi) 23996067

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