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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

The right ventricle and tricuspid valve

Overview

Creator: Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519) (artist)
Creation Date: 
c.1512-13
Materials: 
Pen and ink on blue paper
Dimensions: 
28.4 x 20.9 cm
RCIN 
919078
Reference(s): 
K&P 165
RL 19078
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: A number of stylized drawings of the valves & ventricles of the heart, with many notes which Leonardo has headed " The geography of the heart"

Further details

Category: 
Unframed Drawings / Watercolours