A branched bur-reed
The Royal Collection © 2008,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RL 12430r

A branched bur-reed


Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Probably acquired by Charles II; Royal Collection by 1690

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The bur-reed and the reed-mace (drawn on the other side of this sheet) are found growing at the edges of lakes and rivers throughout Europe… More