" A beautiful and dynamic new way of looking at the work of Leonardo da
Vinci, one of the greatest painters, inventors, and scientists of all
Experience the most famous Renaissance artist and inventor in a
brand-new way. Courtney Watson McCarthy has crafted many brilliant
pop-up books, featuring artists like Antoni Gaudi and Salvador Dali, and
Leonardo Pop-Ups is the most dynamic yet. McCarthy showcases a variety
of pop-ups showing off Da Vinci’s many talents; beyond his famous
Renaissance paintings, Da Vinci has also been called the father of
paleontology and architecture, and has been credited with the inventions
of such diverse machines as the helicopter, the parachute, and the
Featuring many of Da Vinci’s most enduring artworks, both as
illustrations and pop-ups, including The Vitruvian Man, The Last Supper,
and, of course, the Mona Lisa, Leonardo Pop-Ups also includes Da
Vinci’s self-portrait, an overview of his architectural designs, and
inventions such as a flapping ornithopter.
A beautiful new way of
looking into one of the greatest minds of all time, Leonardo Pop-Ups is
fun for experienced art historians and budding artists alike. "
Londres, Thames and Hudson, 2019, 30.4 x 33 cm, cartonnage illustré, 16 pages.
TEXTE EN ANGLAIS
librairie couleur du temps, thames and hudson, léonard, de vinci, italie, scientifique, ingénieur, inventeur, anatomiste, sculpteur, architecte, urbaniste, botaniste, musicien, philosophe, écrivain, renaissance, relief, pliage,