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Leonardo da Vinci (1452 - 1519) Italian Renaissance Artist

Leonardo da Vinci (1452 - 1519)
Italian Renaissance
Annunciation
Benois Madonna
Adoration of the Magi
Annunciation
c.
1473-75
Oil on Panel
38¾ x 85½" (98.4 x 217 cm)
Uffizi, Florence
Benois Madonna
c.
1478
Oil on Canvas (Originally Panel)
19½ x 12½" (49.5 x 31.8 cm)
Hermatage, Leningrad
Adoration of the Magi
1481-82
Underpainting on Panel
97 x 96" (246.4 x 243.8 cm)
Uffizi, Florence
St Jerome
The Virgin of the Rocks
Cecelia Gallerani (Lady with the Ermine)
St. Jerome
c. 1482
Underpainting on Panel
40½ x 29½" (102.9 x 74.9 cm)
Vatican Museum, Rome
The Madonna (Virgin) of the Rocks
1483-5
Oil on Canvas (originally panel)
78¼ x 48" (199 x 122 cm)
Commissioned - 1483
Louvre
Cecilia Gallerani (Lady with the Ermine)
c.
1483-86
Oil on panel
21¾ x 16" (55 x 40.6 cm)
Czartoryski Museum, Cracow
Study of Hands
Grotesque Heads
Portrait of a Musician
Study of Hands
c.
1485
Silverpoint
8½ x 6" (21.6 x 15.2 cm)
Royal Library, Windsor Castle
Grotesque Heads
c.
1490
Pen
10¼ x 8" (26 x 20 cm)
Royal Library, Windsor Castle
Portrait of a Musician
c.
1490
Oil on panel
16 x 12" (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
Biblioteca Ambosiana, Milan
Vitruvian Man
Last Supper
The Virgin and Child with St Anne (Burlington House Cartoon)
Vitruvian Man (Man of Perfect Proportions)
c.
1492
Pen and Ink
13½ x 9½" (34.3 x 24.5 cm)
Accademia, Venice
Last Supper
1495-7
Oil-tempera mixture on wall
13' 10" x 29' 7½" (421.6 x 903 cm)
Refectory, S. Maria delle Grazie, Milan
The Virgin and Child with St Anne (Burlington House Cartoon)
1499-1501
Charcoal heightened with white on brown paper
55 x 40" (139.7 x 101.6 cm)
National Gallery, London
Portrait of Mona Lisa, called La Gioconda (1503 - 1506)
The Virgin and Child with St Anne
Studies of Embryos
Portrait of Mona Lisa, called La Gioconda
1503-6
Wood
30¼ x 21" (77 x 53 cm)
Louvre - entered 1519
The Virgin and Child with St Anne
c.1508-10
Oil on Panel
64¼ x 51¼" (168 x 130 cm)
Louvre - entered in 1636
Studies of Embryos
c.
1510-13
Pen over Red Chalk
12 x 8" (30.5 x 20 cm)
Royal Library, Windsor Castle
Self Portrait
St John the Baptist
Self-Portrait
c.
1512-15
Red Chalk
13 x 8.5" (33 x 21.6 cm)
Royal Library, Turin
St John the Baptiste
1513-16
Oil on Panel
27¼ x 22½" (69 x 57 cm)
Louvre - entered in 1661
Possible works:
Authentic Leonardo da Vinci works are rare. Only the Louvre has more than one unquestioned example. The following are works in which Leonardo's involvement is disputed.
Baptism of Christ
Ginevra de Benci
Portrait of a Lady at the Court of Milan
Baptism of Christ
c.
1470 - 73
Tempera and oil on panel
69½ x 59½ (176.5 x 151cm)
Uffizi, Florence
Ginevra de' Benci
c.
1474
Oil
15¾ x 14½ (40 x 36.8 cm)
National Gallery, Washington

Portrait of a Lady at the Court of Milan
c. 1490
Oil on Panel
25 x 17½" (63 x 45 cm)
Louvre

Did you know . . .?
. . . in 1962 Leonardo DaVinci's Mona Lisa was valued at $100 million. Who knows what it would be worth today!

. . . The Louvre was originally constructed as the fortress of Philippe Auguste in 1190.

Book Reviews
Paintings in the Louvre
Read the review of this magnificent art resource by Sir Lawrence Gowing.
Links
Leonardo @ The Museum of Science - Boston

Leonardo da Vinci discussion port @ Classicals.com

Fine Art Prints
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