By Leonardo Da Vinci

This vintage publication comprises John Francis Rigaud's translation of Leonardo da Vinci's 'A Treatise on Painting'.
A Treatise on portray is a suite of Leonardo da Vinci's writings entered in his notebooks below the overall heading "On Painting". The manuscripts have been accrued jointly by means of Francesco Melzi someday earlier 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 was once to argue that portray used to be a technological know-how.
It isn't quite a bit a consultant to portray, even if he has thrown within the abnormal piece of excellent suggestion, yet is extra a set of his options and an perception into what used to be the muse at the back of his work.
This variation additionally contains 'A lifetime of Leonardo and an account of his works' via John William Brown.

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