Leonardo da Vinci: A Reference Guide to His Life and Works covers all aspects of his life and work, beginning with his paintings, including several he never completed, that form the core of his artistic oeuvre. The extensive A to Z section includes several hundred entries. The bibliography provides a comprehensive list of publications concerning his life and work -Includes a detailed chronology detailing Leonardo Da Vinci's life, family, and work. -The A to Z section includes Leonardo's main patrons, the major places he worked, and the artists and scholars whose work and ideas played an important role in the formation of his career. -The bibliography includes a list of publications concerning his life and work. -The index thoroughly cross-references the chronological and encyclopedic entries.
About the Author
Allison Lee Palmer is an associate professor of Renaissance and Baroque art history at the University of Oklahoma. Her research focuses on Italian art and architecture from the late Middle Ages onward.