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The Resource Leonardo and the Last Supper, Ross King

Leonardo and the Last Supper, Ross King

Label
Leonardo and the Last Supper
Title
Leonardo and the Last Supper
Statement of responsibility
Ross King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the complete story of the creation of The Last Supper mural: the adversities suffered by the artist during its execution; the experimental techniques he employed; the models for Christ and the Apostles that he used; and the numerous personalities involved -- everyone from Leonardo's young assistants to Ludovico Sforza, the Duke of Milan who commissioned the work
Citation location within source
  • September 01, 2012
  • August 01, 2012
  • July 01, 2012
  • November 01, 2012
Citation source
  • Kirkus Reviews
  • Library Journal
  • Booklist
  • BookPage
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Ross
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Leonardo
Target audience
adult
Label
Leonardo and the Last Supper, Ross King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Last Supper : with Apostles identified -- The Bronze Horse -- Portrait of the artist as a middle-aged man -- The Cenacolo -- Dinner in Jerusalem -- Leonardo's court -- The Holy League -- Secret recipes -- "Trouble from this side and that" -- Every painter paints himself -- A sense of perspective -- A sense of proportion -- The beloved disciple -- Food and drink -- The language of the hands -- "No one loves the Duke" -- Tell me if I ever did a thing
Control code
2012005358
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
336 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802717054
Lccn
2012005358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some col.), geneological table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802717054
  • (OCoLC)772106551
  • (OCoLC)852399761
Label
Leonardo and the Last Supper, Ross King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Last Supper : with Apostles identified -- The Bronze Horse -- Portrait of the artist as a middle-aged man -- The Cenacolo -- Dinner in Jerusalem -- Leonardo's court -- The Holy League -- Secret recipes -- "Trouble from this side and that" -- Every painter paints himself -- A sense of perspective -- A sense of proportion -- The beloved disciple -- Food and drink -- The language of the hands -- "No one loves the Duke" -- Tell me if I ever did a thing
Control code
2012005358
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
336 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802717054
Lccn
2012005358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some col.), geneological table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802717054
  • (OCoLC)772106551
  • (OCoLC)852399761

Library Locations

    • Lewisville Public LibraryBorrow it
      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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