134 recto – by Leonardo da Vinci

$4,000.00

Limited Edition Lithograph from The Queen’s Collection at Windsor Castle

23 x 27 in. (framed)

Description

A study of a horse walking in profile to the right, with the off fore-leg raised, and the head turned towards the spectator; the rider is bareheaded and in armour, with his right arm extended, holding a baton. This is probably a study for an undocumented French equestrian monument.

Provenance

Bequeathed to Francesco Melzi; from whose heirs purchased by Pompeo Leoni, c.1582-90; Thomas Howard, 2nd Earl of Arundel, by 1630; Probably acquired by Charles II; Royal Collection by 1690.

Additional information

Weight 8 lbs
Dimensions 28 x 32 x 5 in