Leonardo da Vinci : Manuscrit C de l’Institut de France

Title:
Leonardo da Vinci : Manuscrit C de l’Institut de France
Library:
Bibliothèque de l'Institut de France
Language:
Italian
City:
PARIS, France
Shelf Mark:
Ms. 2174
Alternate Names:
Manuscript C
Origin:
Italy
Dimensions:
paper -- 28 leaves -- 310 x 222 mm.
Date Description:
1490-1491
Author:
Leonardo da Vinci, 1452-1519
Content:
Treatise on shadows and lights (26 of the 28 leaves) -- The manuscript should be read backwards, starting from the end, though it may not be in the original sequence (see. pp. xiv-xv of the Introduction) --
Hand:
autograph (mirror image) --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
numerous diagrams
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection ND 623 .L553 A25 and ND 623 .L553 A25 Fasc. Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
complete manuscript -- monochrome
Publication Date:
1964
Place of Publication:
Grenoble, France
Publisher:
Roissard
Notes:
Introduction and French translation by André Corbeau -- Transcription by Nando de Toni --
Type of Text:
autograph, optics, scientific, secular, vernacular