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Early scientific drawings

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

A two-sided sheet of studies of optics

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

A rocky ravine

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

A study of the fall of light on a face

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

The proportions of the head, and a standing nude

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

The major organs and vessels

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

A bear's foot

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

Recto: The skull sectioned. Verso: The cranium

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

Recto: The cranium sectioned. Verso: The skull sectioned