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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

The diaphragm of a dog, and other studies

Overview

Creator: Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519) (artist)
Creation Date: 
1513
Materials: 
Pen and ink on blue paper
Dimensions: 
27.5 x 20.7 cm
RCIN 
919077
Reference(s): 
RL 19077
K&P 168
Acquirer: Charles II, King of Great Britain (1630-85)
Provenance: 
Bequeathed to Francesco Melzi; from whose heirs purchased by Pompeo Leoni, c.1582-90; Thomas Howard, 2nd Earl of Arundel, by 1630; probably acquired by Charles II; Royal Collection by 1690
Description:

Verso: Studies of the diaphragm; 3 L sides of human; plan of a fortressat the bend of a river; various architectural studies, incl. plan & elevation of a turret; notes on the action of the lungs

Further details

Category: 
Unframed Drawings / Watercolours