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Leonardo Da Vinci Drawings

Drawings by Leonardo Da Vinci.
f. 283v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 282: sketches and notes from BL Arundel 263
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f. 275v, displayed as an open bifolium with f.274: sketches from BL Arundel 263

Planimetric sketch of the River Arno; notes on distances and directions. Image taken from f. 275v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 108v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 111: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 108v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 62v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 61: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Four diagrams illustrating Leonardo's study of shadows; notes and diagrams on optics, concerning reflection and Alhazen's problem. Image taken from f. 62v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 282v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 283: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 282v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 275, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 274v: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 275 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 174, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 175v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 174 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 278, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 271v: sketch from BL Arundel 263

Sketch of a river and its topography. Image taken from f. 278 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 62, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 61v: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram on perspective, referring to the anamorphosis projection. Image taken from f. 62 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 274v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 275: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 274v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Sketch from BL Arundel 263, f. 281

Faint sketch. Image taken from f. 281 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 61, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 62v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on optics, concerning Alhazen's problem. Image taken from f. 61 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 174v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 175: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 174v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 172v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 169: text page from BL Arundel 263

Notes. Image taken from f. 172v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 175, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 174v: sketches and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes, sketches and diagram. Image taken from f. 175 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 273, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 276v: planimetri sketch from BL Arundel 263

Plan of Florence showing the point of confluence between the River Arno and the River Mugnone. Image taken from f. 273 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 274, diaplayed as an open bifolium with f. 275v: notes from BL Arundel 263

Note on the address of Stefano Iligi (in his hand, not Leonardo's; notes and sketches on water; notes on places alongside the River Arno, in Leonardo's hand (1504). Image taken from f. 274 of Notebook ('The Co... more

f. 22, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 23v: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram. Image taken from f. 22 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Notes and sketches from BL Arundel 263, f. 281v

Notes and sketches on mechanics (side-on). Image taken from f. 281v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 88v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 84: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 88v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 283v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 282: sketches and notes from BL Arundel 263

Sketches of hinged lamps; notes on mechanics; mathematical calculations; geometrical sketches. Image taken from f. 283v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 172, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 169v: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 172 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 280, displayed as an open bifolium with 279v: notes and diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram, entitled 'prespectiva', on 'caustic' pyramids. Image taken from f. 280 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 271v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 278: notes and sketches from BL Arundel 263

Note on the arrival in Leonado's workshop of Jacopo Tedesco; notes on payments; sketches and notes on water (1504). Image taken from f. 271v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 173, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 176v: sketch from BL Arundel 263

Sketch of the sun shining on a man who is blowing out a candle, entitled 'per la ingratitudine'; notes (c. 1503-1506). Image taken from f. 173 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagram from BL Arundel 263, f. 20v

Notes and diagram. Image taken from f. 20v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 61v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 62: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Note and diagrams on geometrical optics. Image taken from f. 61v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 88, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 84v: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram on optics, concerning the caustics of reflection. Image taken from f. 88 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 89, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 83v: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Rough diagram, incomplete. Image taken from f. 89 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 109, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 110v: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page, with a fragmentary note. Image taken from f. 109 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 21, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 24v: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 21 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 47, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 56v: schematic sketches from BL Arundel 263

Sketches of a furnace for melting metal rods, accompanied by an explanatory note. Image taken from f. 47 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 109v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 110: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Note and diagram on optics. Image taken from f. 109v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 47v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 56: diagram and sketches from BL Arundel 263

"Note and diagram on geometry (proportional compass); diagram on mechanics; a sulphur-based formula; a sketch of Leonardo's observation of a dyeing boiler ('caldaia dei tessitori con poco fuoco')." Image taken... more

f. 48, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 55v: sketches from BL Arundel 263

Two small sketches on mechanics accompained by explanatory notes; a schematic sketch illustrating a furnace for melting bronze rods, with an explanatory note (upside down); the name 'Pandolfino' (upside down). ... more

f. 87v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 86: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on optics, concerning the caustics of reflection. Image taken from f. 87v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 48v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 55: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram on optics, concerning Alhazen's problem. Image taken from f. 48v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 173v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 176: notes from BL Arundel 263

Notes. Image taken from f. 173v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagram from BL Arundel 263, f. 20

Notes and diagram. Image taken from f. 20 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Notes and diagrams from BL Arundel 263, f. 25

Notes and diagrams illustrating Leonardo's study of water, astronomy and optics (1508). Image taken from f. 25 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 150v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 146: sketches and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Sketches of hinges, with a short note. Image taken from f. 150v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 60v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 63: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 60v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 170, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 171v: text page from BL Arundel 263

Notes (upside-down). Image taken from f. 170 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 66, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 67v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics; references to the work 'Ex ludis rerum mathematicharum' by Leon Battista Alberti. Image taken from f. 66 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 87, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 86v: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram on optics, concerning the caustics of reflection. Image taken from f. 87 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 86v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 87: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram on optics, concerning the caustics of reflection. Image taken from f. 86v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 83v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 89: notes and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics. Image taken from f. 83v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Notes and sketches from BL Arundel 263, f. 25v

Notes and rough sketches on erosion caused by water. Image taken from f. 25v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 66v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 67: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics. Image taken from f. 66v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 170v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 171: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 170v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 171, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 170v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 171 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagrams from BL Arundel 263, f. 151v

Notes and rough diagrams. Image taken from f. 151v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagrams, sketch, calculations from BL Arundel 263, f. 85v

Diagrams on optics, concerning the caustics of reflection; note and sketch on mechanics, concerning the power of percussion and with references to the Aristotelian principle 'ogni attione facta dalla natura è f... more

f. 277v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 272: notes and sketches from BL Arundel 263

Notes and sketches on mechanics. Image taken from f. 277v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 46, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 57v: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 46 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 63, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 60v: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 63 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 86, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 87v: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagram on optics, concerning the caustics of reflection. Image taken from f. 86 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 195v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 194: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 195v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 84, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 88v: sketch from BL Arundel 263

Rough diagram of a plan with measurements. Image taken from f. 84 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 45v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 58: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Diagrams on optics with an explanatory note concerning Alhazen's problem. Image taken from f. 45v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 269, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 264v: diagram from BL Arundel 263

Notes and large sketch on the River Loire, near Amboise. Image taken from f. 269 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 24, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 21v: sketch from BL Arundel 263

Notes and sketch illustrating Leonardo's study of valves in breathing apparatus for a diver (1508). Image taken from f. 24 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 24v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 21: sketches from BL Arundel 263

Notes and sketches illustrating Leonardo's study of breathing apparatus for a diver (1508). Image taken from f. 24v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagrams, sketch from BL Arundel 263, f. 64v

The verso side of a single large leaf, formerly bound along the right-hand edge and folded into the notebook. Notes and diagrams on optics, concerning Alhazen's problem; schematical sketch of an eyeball accomp... more

f. 44, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 59v: notes and sketches from BL Arundel 263

Note on anatomy, accompained by a sketch of a left foot; schematic skeches; in the middle of the page, note 'N. di P', ('Nulla di Pittura') written by Francesco Melzi and later crossed out. Image taken from f. ... more

Notes from BL Arundel 263, f. 154

Notes. Image taken from f. 154 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagrams from BL Arundel 263, f. 64

The recto side of a single large leaf, formerly bound along the left-hand edge and folded into the notebook. Note on geometry; diagrams on optics concerning Alhazen's problem. Image taken from f. 64 of Noteboo... more

f. 63v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 60: sketches and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Large diagram comprising concentric semicircles with parabolic lines; notes and sketches on six balance arms; sketches of an hydraulic device; notes on water. Image taken from f. 63v of Notebook ('The Codex Aru... more

Diagrams from BL Arundel 263, f. 128

Notes and diagrams on mechanics (side-on). Image taken from f. 128 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 269v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 264: sketch from BL Arundel 263

Notes and sketch on an hydraulic device. Image taken from f. 269v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 100, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 101*v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on perspective. Image taken from f. 100 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 84v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 88: diagram, sketch from BL Arundel 263

Notes and a diagram on optics, concerning the caustics of reflection; drawing of a lathe designed to manufacture concave mirrors; mathematical calculations. Image taken from f. 84v of Notebook ('The Codex Arund... more

f. 194v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 195: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 194v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 101*, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 100v: text page from BL Arundel 263

Notes on mechanics, not in Leonardo's hand. Image taken from f. 101* of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 43, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 42v: notes and sketches from BL Arundel 263

Short note upon the flight of birds, entitled 'uccello'; notes and sketches on mechanics. Image taken from f. 43 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagram from BL Arundel 263, f. 93

Notes and diagram on mechanics. Image taken from f. 93 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 101, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 100*v: text page. from BL Arundel 263

Notes on perspective (not in Leonardo's hand). Image taken from f. 101 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagrams from BL Arundel 263, f. 93v

Notes and schematic sketch on optics; note 'N.la di Pit.ra', ('Nulla di Pittura'), written by Francesco Melzi. Image taken from f. 93v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 42v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 43: text page from BL Arundel 263

Short texts of Leonardo's prophecies ('Profetie'). Image taken from f. 42v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 92, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 80v: notes from BL Arundel 263

Notes on mechanics, concerning motion and percussion. Image taken from f. 92 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 195, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 194v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 195 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagrams from BL Arundel 263, f. 193v

Notes and diagrams (side-on). Image taken from f. 193v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 42, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 43v: notes and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics and pulleys. Image taken from f. 42 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 253, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 256v: notes and calculations from BL Arundel 263

On the top, a note reporting: 'Mo. leonardo dd' 193 282' ('Maestro Lionardo do dè dare…'), not in Leonardo's hand, probably referring to the debts incurred by Leonardo with the Compagnia di S. Luca in Florence... more

f. 91, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 81v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics, concerning the power of percussion. Image taken from f. 91 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 256v,displayed as an open bifolium with f. 253: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 256v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 102v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 99: blank page from BL Arundel 263

Blank page. Image taken from f. 102v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 67, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 66v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics. Image taken from f. 67 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 251v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 250: sketches and notes from BL Arundel 263

Sketch; list of Latin words. Image taken from f. 251v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Notes from BL Arundel 263, f. 153v

Notes (1483-1499). Image taken from f. 153v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagrams from BL Arundel 263, f. 231v

Notes and sketches on mechanics. Image taken from f. 231v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 192v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 189: sketches and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams. Image taken from f. 192v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 67v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 66: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics. Image taken from f. 67v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 124v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 123: text page from BL Arundel 263

Notes on geometry. Image taken from f. 124v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 104, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 107v: sketches and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes, diagrams and sketches on astronomy and the Sun, Moon and Earth. Image taken from f. 104 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 40v, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 41: notes and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics. Image taken from f. 40v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

Diagram. from BL Arundel 263, f. 128v

Notes and an outline sketch of a plan with dimensions (side-on). Image taken from f. 128v of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 40, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 41v: notes and diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics. Image taken from f. 40 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 90, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 82v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Notes and diagrams on mechanics, concerning percussion and motion. Image taken from f. 90 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 178, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 179v: diagrams from BL Arundel 263

Diagrams; mathematical calculations. Image taken from f. 178 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.

f. 254, displayed as an open bifolium with f. 255v: sketch from BL Arundel 263

Faint sketch of a mountainous landscape. Image taken from f. 254 of Notebook ('The Codex Arundel'). Written in Italian.