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Accompanies the major exhibition in 2019

Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519)

Recto: Horses. Verso: A slight sketch of a head and upper body c.1478-80

Recto: Metalpoint, pen and ink on orange prepared paper. Verso: Black chalk | 11.7 x 19.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 912325

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Recto: various anatomical studies of horses; at upper left is a horse rearing to the right, the rider upon its back leaning forward with a lance. Verso: a very slight sketch of a human head, turned three quarters right, with the right arm also indicated.