Leonardo da Vinci as a physiognomist

Theory and drawing practice

By Michael Kwakkelstein

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Fundamental research on the so-called ‘grotesque heads’ drawings in Da Vinci‚Äôs work. The author presents for the first time a classification of the relevant drawings into categories of purpose.

In this revised edition of the 1994 original most of the black and white illustrations have been replaced by full colour.

Paperback, 2014, 200 pp., 130 ill. in kleur

ISBN 978-90-5997-171-4

Leonardo da Vinci as a physiognomist


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