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Praktisches Werk von der Mahlerey

Des Herrn Leonhard von Vinci ersten Mahlers zu Florenz praktisches Werk von der Mahlerey

1786
Author Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, 1452–1519), Translator Johann Georg Böhm (German, 1673–1746), Publisher Christoph Weigel (German, 18th century), Publisher A. G. Schneider (German, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 22.7 x 19.4 x 2.4 cm (8 15/16 x 7 5/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

KBR180

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 28 engravings and numerous text diagrams

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Nuremberg: Christoph Weigel and A.G. Schneider, 1786) Quarto; 98 leaves, plus 28 plates; modern blue buckram.

Illustrations of figural poses, perspective diagrams, landscape compositions.


Nuremberg: Christoph Weigel and A. G. Schneider, 1786

Provenance

Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler