Monday, September 30, 2013

Eye Candy for Today: Leonardo drawing

The Head of the Virgin in Three-Quarter View Facing Right, Leonardo da Vinci
The Head of the Virgin in Three-Quarter View Facing Right, Leonardo da Vinci

Black chalk, charcoal and red chalk, 8 x 6 1/8″ ( 20x15cm). In the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Click on “Fullscreen” under the image, then use zoom controls or download arrow.

It’s not always easy to separate ourselves from the cultural icon and view Leonardo simply as an artist — but it’s always worth it.

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