The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci: Complete and Illustrated

by Leonardo Da Vinci


Curator Reviews

Jenny Saville

You think that you work hard at being a rigorous and curious artist? Look at these collected notes and papers and here is measure for your purpose. The depth of his investigative eye and ambition is astonishing. You’ve got to look, to record, to examine the world through direct experience, to imagine a future. I also love that he struggled to finish anything, which at least gives me some comfort as I suffer from the same malaise.

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