“On architecture”

Another creation of man that has been big influence in the field of art and science of designing and erecting buildings and other physical structures, the architecture is a style and method of construction and design of buildings.

Another art that is created by Leonardo da Vinci and a world-renowned drawing which accompanied by the notes based on work of a famed architect, and a roman writer engineer, The Vitruvian man. Marcus Vitruvius Pollio is known as the author of the multi volume work De Architectura or On Architecture.

Leonardo da Vinci created Vitruvian Man, and it is based on the correlation of ideal human proportions with geometry and it is described by the ancient Roman architect. The drawing or image exemplifies the blend of art and science during Renaissance. It is believed that it is provide the perfect example of Leonardo’s keen interest in proportion and it is also represent a cornerstone of Leonardo’s attempts to relate man to nature, this is another art were Leonardo explain about art in architecture. In De Architectura, the Roman architects were skilled engineer, art and craftsmanship combined which a variety of true art is in this workings.

Leonardo’s drawing the Vitruvian Man represent in modern world and used as a contemporary symbol of medical professionals and medical establishments and it is remains as one of the most referenced and reproduced artistic images in the world.



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