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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

Recto: Notes on floating, and the action of water on the earth. Verso: The thoracic and abdominal cavities of an ox

Overview

Creator: Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519) (artist)
Creation Date: 
c.1512-13
Materials: 
Recto: Pen and ink. Verso: Pen and ink with red chalk
Dimensions: 
28.7 x 20.6 cm
RCIN 
919108
Reference(s): 
K&P 185
RL 19108
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:

Recto: Notes on floats & the action of water on the earth. Verso: Studies of the thorax, trunk & diaphragm of an ox, with notes on the drawings and , upside down , on the action of water; slight sketch of architecture

Further details

Category: 
Unframed Drawings / Watercolours