Websites and More
The following Link gives the syllabus handed out during the first lectureSyllabus Handout - First Lecture-pdf
Presentations and about da Vinci's Life
The following Link will give access to the presentation file by Our Guest Daniel RiffellSlides from Prof. Riffell's Lecture-pdf
Leonardo da Vinci prepared this CV when seeking work - he was 30 years old02_LDV CV Seeking a Contract in 1482-pdf
A time line of when da Vinci lived and the transitions in his life03_LdV Time LIne and Historical Context-pdf
This is the video from the Aspen Institute that describes how LeonardoworkedThe Aspen InstituteAspen Video
A great website that contains several links (e.g. biography, quotes, drawings, paintings and more.a great website
One hour lecture at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston on da Vinci's Drawings and PaintingsBoston Museum of Fine Arts
It will be useful to visit a modern museum, as below, to get a perpective of art and design in the recent and present era.VAM London Open Collection
This CV prepared by da Vinci when he was seeking work at the age of 30 years is a masterpiece. He imagines what he can do.da Vinci CV (30 years old)
Norlin Library - Special Collections
LOCATION: Special Collections
CALL # ND623.L5 A4 1987.
AUTHOR Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519.
Codex: Leicester (also known as Hammer)
I believe this is the oversize book that we were introduced to during the tour.
Norlin Library - Art and Architecture
These books are on the main floor of the library (turn left as you enter from the West Entance, up the steps)
They include da Vinci's works. The collection is exhaustive. So do a search before you go in - them of course you can look around the more
These books generally have the call number ND623.A252. NC257-I4. ND623-L5 etc.
for example see Leonardo da Vinci: Marvellous Works of Nature and Man
Norlin Library - About Life in the Renaissance
da Vinci lived in the early stage of the the Renaissance Period. To learn about his life you may wish to read of this period - how people lived, and the world around da Vinci when he worked.These books are on the second floor deep into the shelves. Try it.
They have call numbers that start with DG, for example this book is written like a play in first person in present tense DG445 .C58, "The Civilization of the Italian RenaissanceLeonardo da Vinci"
Norlin Library - Information from Alex Watkins our host during the Norlin Visit
I (Watkins) will attach the Chinook links here, though the professor/students can also run an advanced search on Chinook by author, put in Da Vinci, Leonardo and limit the location to Special Collections to see all of our facsimiles.
Link to Special Collections in Norlin - a great resource to understand Leonardo da Vinci Here are the links to the books that were laid out on the table in Norlin where we assembled:
Book 1 on the Table
Book 2 on the Table
Book 3 on the Table
Book 4 on the Table