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Leonardo Da Vinci: A Life In Drawing_Martin Clayton_9781909741478_Thames & HudsonSKU:9781909741478 Supplier: Thames & Hudson Out of stock
Author: Martin Clayton
Format: Hardback | 256 pages
Dimensions: 197 x 253 x 30mm | 1,260g
Publication date: 17 Jan 2019
Drawing was Leonardo da Vincis primary artistic activity. He used drawing to think, to explore the world around him and to develop his other artistic projects. His drawings are among the most diverse and technically accomplished in the entire history of art, and the Royal Collection holds by far the most important selection of these.
In 2019, to mark the 500th anniversary of Leonardos death, a series of special exhibitions of his drawings will open simultaneously at 12 venues across the United Kingdom, including Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield, Southampton and Sunderland, with a further venue to be announced. This publication includes all 200 of the drawings shown across these venues and provides an authoritative account of Leonardos works within the Royal Collection.