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Reproduction Leonardo da Vinci - Seven studies of heads. Saint John Baptist as a child

Reproduction Leonardo da Vinci - Seven studies of heads. Saint John Baptist as a child

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This reproduction was published on the occasion of the exhibition "Giorgio Vasari The Book of Drawings. The Fate of a Legendary Collection" at the musée du Louvre from 31 March to 18 July 2022.

Historical attribution : Leonardo da Vinci (1452 - 1519)
Modern attributions : after Leonardo da Vinci (Head ...
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Characteristics

Dimensions :
24 x 30 cm
Artist :
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
Material of the original work :
papier
Art movement :
Renaissance
EAN :
3336729202881
Reference :
IE200122

 

Editor :
© Photo The Albertina Museum

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The artist

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Painter, sculptor, architect, scientist, musician and humanist of his time (XV-XVI centuries), initiator of the second Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci is the very figure of the universal genius. After the completion of The Virgin with the Rocks, for the chapel San Francesco Grande, and that of the Equestrian Statue of Francesco Sforza, he found glory throughout Italy. The Last Supper, the ceiling of the Sforza Palace, the Mona Lisa and the Battle of Anghiari are a few of his great artworks. Leonardo also carried out a large amount of studies on zoology, botany, anatomy, geology. In 1516, he joined the court of Francis I, where he participated in urban planning projects. He is taken by an illness on May 2, 1519.