Leonardo Da Vinci: Engineer and Architect

By: Galluzzi, Paulo (ed); Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

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Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, tan endpapers. Profusely illustrated with 437 illustrations, of which 23 are full-color plates. Printed entirely on glossy stock. Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Leonardo da Vinci: Engineer and Architect" presented at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in collaboration with the Canadian Engineering Centennial Board. Includes: Preface by Paolo Galluzzi and Jean Guillaume; Introduction by Carlo Pedretti; The Career of a Technologist by Paolo Galluzzi; Leonardo's Impossible Machines by Augusto Marinoni; The Inventions of Nature and the Nature of Invention by Martin Kemp; A Typology of Leonardo's Mechanisms and Machines by Gustina Scaglia; Leonardo, Brunelleschi and the Machinery of the Construction Site by Salvatore Di Pasquale; The Problems of Leonardo's Architecture in the Context of his Scientific Theories by Andre Chastel; Leonardo and Architecture by Jean Guillaume; Leonardo as Urban Planner by Luigi Firpo; Leonardo, Fortified Architecture and it Structural Problems by Pietro C. Marani; Notes and Selected Bibliographies, General Bibliography, List of Works in the Exhibition, and List of Lenders.. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. A large, heavy book - additional shipping charges may apply. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Reproductions. 4to 11" - 13" tall. xv, 362 (7) pp

Title: Leonardo Da Vinci: Engineer and Architect

Author Name: Galluzzi, Paulo (ed); Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Illustrator: Illustrated by Leonardo Da Vinci

Categories: Architecture, Art History, Catalogs, Military, Military History & Weapons,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts: 1987

ISBN Number: 2891920848

ISBN Number 13: 9782891920841

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

Seller ID: 13270

Keywords: Leonardo Da Vinci; Architecture; Engineering; Catalogs; Art Exhibitions;