Vitruvian Man

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Vitruvian Man
Da Vinci Vitruve Luc Viatour.jpg
AirtistLeonardo da Vinci
Yearc. 1490
TeepPen an ink wi wash ower metalpynt
on paper
Dimensions34.4 cm × 25.5 cm (13.5 in × 10.0 in)

The Vitruvian Man, Italian: Le proporzioni del corpo umano secondo Vitruvio or simply L'Uomo Vitruviano [ˈlwɔːmo vitruˈvjaːno], is a drawin bi Leonardo da Vinci aroond 1490.[1] It is accompanied bi notes based on the wirk o the airchitect Vitruvius. The drawin, which is in pen an ink on paper, depicts a man in twa superimposed poseetions wi his airms an legs apairt and inscribed in a circle an squerr.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. The Secret Language of the Renaissance - Richard Stemp