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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

The thoracic and abdominal cavities of an ox

Overview

Creator: Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519) (artist)
Creation Date: 
c.1512-13
Materials: 
Pen and ink with red chalk
Dimensions: 
28.1 x 21.0 cm
RCIN 
919109
Reference(s): 
K&P 186
RL 19109
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: Studies of thorax & diaphragm with notes; note on the colour of smoke; a sketch of military architecture

Further details

Category: 
Unframed Drawings / Watercolours