Magnetic Brooch Da Vinci - Star Divina proportione - Gold

Magnetic Brooch Da Vinci - Star Divina proportione - Gold

This brooch, with its refined design and star shape, is inspired by the eponymous mathematics book, whose main subject is proportion, and its application in geometry and architecture.
Its title is a reference to the golden number, which governs the harmonious relationship between the parties and the ...
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€29

Characteristics

Museum :
Musée du Louvre
EAN :
3336729116607
Model dimensions :
5 cm
Reference :
BF400329

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The artist

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Painter, sculptor, architect, scientist, musician and humanist of his time (XV-XVI centuries), initiator of the second Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci is the very figure of the universal genius. After the completion of The Virgin with the Rocks, for the chapel San Francesco Grande, and that of the Equestrian Statue of Francesco Sforza, he found glory throughout Italy. The Last Supper, the ceiling of the Sforza Palace, the Mona Lisa and the Battle of Anghiari are a few of his great artworks. Leonardo also carried out a large amount of studies on zoology, botany, anatomy, geology. In 1516, he joined the court of Francis I, where he participated in urban planning projects. He is taken by an illness on May 2, 1519.