Sacred Texts  Age of Reason  Index 
VII. On the Proportions and on the Movements of the Human Figure Index
  Previous  Next 
Buy this Book at

The Da Vinci Notebooks at


A man coming down hill takes little steps, because the weight rests upon the hinder foot, while a man mounting takes wide steps, because his weight rests on the foremost foot.



197:187 : See Pl. XXIII, No. 4.

Next: 380.