A design for a dragon costume
The Royal Collection © 2008,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RL 12369

A design for a dragon costume

c.1517-18

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Probably acquired by Charles II; Royal Collection by 1690

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In 1516, aged 64, Leonardo was invited to France to serve Francis I at his chain of palaces in the Loire valley… More