The Paintings and Drawings of Leonardo da Vinci
28 March @ 9:45 am - 2:45 pm£28
10.00 – 11.00 Leonardo da Vinci (1)
Leonardo’s use of stock facial types in drawings and the reasons for this. Psychological theories about Leonardo. His early career in Florence and move to Milan. Development of High Renaissance group structure, sfumato and contrapposto. Philosophical ideas and technological/anatomical drawings.
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee and Tea
11.30 – 12.30 Leonardo da Vinci (2)
Leonardo’s later career in Milan. Work for the Sforza rulers and a detailed study of the Last Supper (including preliminary drawings) and his two versions of “The Virgin of the Rocks”
12.30 – 1.30 Lunch by Daisy’s and tea and coffee
1.30 – 2.30 Leonardo da Vinci(3)
Leonardo’s return to Florence and drawings for the “Battle of Anghiari”. The final part of his career – Mona Lisa, Leda and later anatomical/botanical drawings (with a consideration of how scientific they are), Deluge drawings and late work for the French Court.
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10 Holmwood Close
North Harrow HA2 6JX
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