Codex Seraphinianus

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Codex Seraphinianus

Written in a thus-far undeciphered alphabetic writing, the Codex Seraphinianus, by the Italian artist Luigi Serafini, appears to be a visual encyclopedia of an unknown world.

Codex Seraphinianus The Codex is unlike other historically well-known strange books (such as the Voynich Manuscript), in that the author of the book is not only known (Luigi Serafini is his name),. The Stranger Book, Codex Seraphinianus, Voynich Manuscript, Italian Artist, The Book, Luigi, Fantasy Art, Concept Art, Original Paintings

CODEX SERAPHINIANUS

El editor al lector Mientras que otros editores se precian de incluir en sus catálogos la reedición del Codex Atlanticus de Leonardo da Vinci, yo me siento muy orgulloso de presentar el facsímil del Codex Seraphinianus ilustrado y escrito por un amanuense de nuestros días, y en una habitación de Roma, de 1976 a 1978. Las obras fundamentales de la historia del saber siempre encuentran un primer editor a quien le corresponde el honor de su publicación original; más tarde vendrán otros que…

Codex Seraphinianus, originally published in is an illustrated encyclopedia of an imaginary world, created by the Italian artist, architect, and industrial designer Luigi Serafini. Luigi, Codex Seraphinianus, Rhino Tattoo, Italian Artist, Illuminated Manuscript, Voynich Manuscript, Weird World, Sculpture, Pop Art

The Codex Seraphinianus

The Codex Seraphinianus is one of my favorite books of all time. It's written and illustrated by the Italian architect Luigi Seraphini in an alien language on a hypothetical/parallel/unknown/bizarre world. It has eleven chapters, each devoted to a different element in this world... including physics, chemistry, mineralogy, geography, botany, zoology, sociology, linguistics, technology, architecture, sports, clothing, etc. each accompanied with magnificently detailed and coloured images. This…