Leon Alberti

Leon Alberti

a Italian humanist, writer, scientist
No art, however minor, demands less than total dedication if you want to excel in it.More Leon Alberti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Men are themselves the source of their own fortune and misfortune.More Leon Alberti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Practice by drawing things large, as if equal in representation and reality. In small drawings every large weakness is easily hidden; in the large, the smallest weakness is easily seen.More Leon Alberti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I will never tire of recommending the custom, practiced by the best architects, of preparing not only drawings and sketches, but also models of wood or any other material. These... enable us to examine... the work as a whole... and, before continuing any further, to estimate the likely trouble and expense.More Leon Alberti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Painting is possessed of a divine power, for not only . . . does it make the absent present, but it also, after many centuries, makes the dead almost alive, so that they are recognized with great admiration . . .More Leon Alberti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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