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History & Criticism
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    Françoise Viatte
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Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing. The drawings by Leonardo in the Royal Collection have been together as a group since the artist's death in 1519. Acquired during the reign of Charles II, they provide an unparalleled insight into the workings of Leonardo's mind and reflect the full range of his interests, including painting, sculpture, architecture, anatomy, engineering, cartography, geology and botany.

The Vitruvian Man - by Leonardo da Vinci. Landscape Drawing for Santa Maria Della Neve - by Leonardo da Vinci. Self Portrait - by Leonardo da Vinci. Embryo in the Womb - by Leonardo da Vinci. Cartoon of St Anne - by Leonardo da Vinci. Head of a Young Woman - by Leonardo da Vinci. Design for a Giant Crossbow - by Leonardo da Vinci. Casting Mold of the Head and Neck - by Leonardo da Vinci. Muscles of the Back - by Leonardo da Vinci. Muscles of the Torso, Side View - by Leonardo da Vinci. Horse Studies - by Leonardo da Vinci. Study of Water Passing Obstacles - by Leonardo da Vinci.

Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519) was one of the leading artists of the High Renaissance

Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519) was one of the leading artists of the High Renaissance. Fifteen artworks are generally attributed either in whole or in large part to him. However, it is believed that he made many more, only for them to be lost over the years or remain unidentified. The authorship of several paintings traditionally attributed to Leonardo is disputed. Two major works are known only as copies. Works are regularly attributed to Leonardo with varying degrees of credibility.

The drawn work of Leonardo da Vinci and his pupils is concentrated in a few major collections, the Biblioteca .

The drawn work of Leonardo da Vinci and his pupils is concentrated in a few major collections, the Biblioteca Ambrosiana of Milan, and the Windsor Castle Royal Library being the main ones. The Louvre holdings are modest in number - twenty-two originals - but top-ranking in quality and allow one to follow practically every stage of the painter's career.

Leonardo da Vinci (April 15, 1452 - May 2, 1519) - was a famous Italian Renaissance architect, musician, inventor, engineer, sculptor and painter of genius. He has been described as the archetype of the "Renaissance man" and a universal genius. Leonardo is widely known for its unique paintings such as the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper. He is also famous for his numerous inventions. Leonardo da Vinci (April 15, 1452 - May 2, 1519) - was a famous Italian Renaissance architect, musician, inventor, engineer, sculptor and painter of genius.

Through drawing, Leonardo attempted to record and understand the world around hi. The National Gallery of Ireland was one of 4 venues across the UK and Ireland to receive this wonderful exhibition of ten drawings by Leonardo da Vinci from the Royal Collection.

Through drawing, Leonardo attempted to record and understand the world around him. He maintained that an image transmitted knowledge more accurately and concisely than any words. Curator Anne Hodge, National Gallery of Ireland.

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci 15 Apr 1452 - 2 May 1519, was an Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. His genius, more than of any other figure, epitomized the Renaissance. According to art historian Helen Gardner, the scope and depth of his interests were without precedent and "his mind and personality seem to us superhuman, the man himself mysterious and remote".

Leonardo da Vinci made several predictions about technology and the natural world that eventually were proven right

Leonardo da Vinci made several predictions about technology and the natural world that eventually were proven right. Leonardo da Vinci made several predictions about technology and the natural world that eventually were proven right. Today would have been the 566th birthday of Leonardo da Vinci, the original Renaissance man best known for dreaming up brilliant inventions, painting the Mona Lisa, and inspiring trashy thrillers about conspiratorial codes.

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (Italian: (listen); 14/15 April 1452 – 2 May 1519), known as Leonardo da Vinci (English: /ˌliːəˈnɑːrdoʊ də ˈvɪntʃi, ˌliːoʊˈ-, ˌleɪoʊˈ-/ LEE-ə-NAR-doh də VIN-chee, LEE-oh-, LAY-o.

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (Italian: (listen); 14/15 April 1452 – 2 May 1519), known as Leonardo da Vinci (English: /ˌliːəˈnɑːrdoʊ də ˈvɪntʃi, ˌliːoʊˈ-, ˌleɪoʊˈ-/ LEE-ə-NAR-doh də VIN-chee, LEE-oh-, LAY-oh-), was an Italian polymath of the Renaissance whose areas of interest included invention, drawing, painting, sculpture, architecture, science, music, mathematics, engineering, literature, anatomy, geology, astronomy, botany, paleontology, and cartography.

The drawn work of Leonardo da Vinci and his pupils is concentrated in a few major collections such as the Biblioteca Ambrosiana of Milan and the Windsor Castle Royal Library. The Louvre Museum holdings are modest in number, 22 originals, but top-ranking in quality because they follow practically every stage in the painter's career. The volume includes several drawings of Leonardo's pupils held in the Louvre.