Leonardo's Horse

Leonardo's Horse

Book - 2001
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"A scintillating sliver of history. . . . An inventive introduction to the Renaissance and one of its masters." ( Publishers Weekly , starred review)

"An unusual and surprisingly touching story . . . . An offbeat and intriguing read." ( The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books , starred review)

"At times sad, silly, and telling, this is a wholly entertaining book." ( School Library Journal , starred review)

"Filled with engaging details of Leonardo and his world. . . . Illustrations which range from utterly recognizable scenes of Florence to the ghostly horses at Leonardo's deathbed. . . . An unusual biography for young people, and one well worth poring over . . . . A unique way of picturing a unique world . . . . An extraordinary tribute." ( Kirkus Reviews , starred review)
Publisher: New York : Putnam's, 2001.
ISBN: 9780399235764
Call Number: 730.92 FRITZ
Characteristics: p. ; cm.
Subjects: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 -- Juvenile literature.
Statues -- Italy -- Milan -- Juvenile literature.
Horses in art -- Juvenile literature.
Bronzes -- United States -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Bronzes, American -- Juvenile literature.
Cavallo di Leonardo (Milan, Italy) -- Juvenile literature.
Additional Contributors: Talbott, Hudson


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