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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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the creation of one of history's most influential artworks describes the political and religious turmoil that influenced the painting's evolution and the personal beliefs that shaped da Vinci's symbolic choices
Summary
Chronicles how Leonardo da Vinci created the mural painting, the Last Supper.
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Nonfiction, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice 2012
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10141132
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Ross
Dewey number
759.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
ND623.L5
LC item number
A683 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Leonardo
Target audience
adult
Label
Leonardo and the Last supper, Ross King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Holy League
  • Secret recipes
  • "Trouble from this side and that"
  • Every painter paints himself
  • A sense of perspective
  • A sense of proportion
  • Beloved disciple
  • Food and drink
  • Language of the hands
  • "No one loves the Duke"
  • Map of Italy in 1494
  • Epilogue: tell me if I ever did a thing
  • Sforza-Visconti family tree
  • Last Supper : with Apostles identified
  • Bronze Horse
  • Portrait of the artist as a middle-aged man
  • Cenacolo
  • Dinner in Jerusalem
  • Leonardo's court
Control code
19896401
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of color plates
Isbn
9780802717054
Lccn
2012005358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
facsimilies (some color), genealogical tables, maps, photograph
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn772106551
  • (OCoLC)772106551
Label
Leonardo and the Last supper, Ross King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Holy League
  • Secret recipes
  • "Trouble from this side and that"
  • Every painter paints himself
  • A sense of perspective
  • A sense of proportion
  • Beloved disciple
  • Food and drink
  • Language of the hands
  • "No one loves the Duke"
  • Map of Italy in 1494
  • Epilogue: tell me if I ever did a thing
  • Sforza-Visconti family tree
  • Last Supper : with Apostles identified
  • Bronze Horse
  • Portrait of the artist as a middle-aged man
  • Cenacolo
  • Dinner in Jerusalem
  • Leonardo's court
Control code
19896401
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of color plates
Isbn
9780802717054
Lccn
2012005358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
facsimilies (some color), genealogical tables, maps, photograph
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn772106551
  • (OCoLC)772106551

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