In the Picture With: Leonardo da Vinci by Iain Zaczek
  

In the Picture With: Leonardo da Vinci

Written by Iain Zaczek
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Part of the In the Picture with Series

Synopsis

In the Picture With: Leonardo da Vinci by Iain Zaczek

This title looks at the life and works of Leonardo da Vinci, including an examination of paintings such as The Last Supper, Mona Lisa, The Annunciation, Lady with an Ermine, Portrait of Ginevra de' Benci, The Virgin and Child with St Anne and The Virgin of the Rocks. It looks at the techniques and colour palette da Vinci used in these works, encouraging readers to look more closely at the interesting elements of each painting. It also includes a timeline of his life, information on museums and galleries where his work is currently displayed and a chance for readers to use what they have learned to make their own painting in the style of Leonardo da Vinci.

About the Author

Iain Zaczek was born in Dundee, Scotland, and was educated at Wadham College, Oxford, and the Courtauld Institute of Art. He specializes in books about art and design, and his many books include: The Impressionists, Essential Art Deco, Celtic Art and Design, and The Art of Illuminated Manuscripts. He was also a contributing author to Art: The Definitive Visual Guide.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Iain Zaczek
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Publisher

Wayland an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

9th February 2017

ISBN

9781526300331


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