Madonna mit der Nelke

Madonna mit der Nelke

Dating
um 1475
More about this artwork
This Madonna, formerly owned by Giulio de' Medici, Pope Clement VII, is one of earliest panel paintings by the young genius from the time he was still working in his teacher's workshop. With this style of Madonna painting in an interior space lined with windows, Leonardo continued to observe the traditions of Florentine painting closely.
However, this composition, while being consistently committed to studies from nature, points to the ambitious principles of his later masterful creations. This work in oil is also an experiment with regard to the painting technique and a work of exceptional brilliance.
Displayed
AP OG Saal IV
Inventory Number
7779
Birth year of the artist
1452
Year the artist deceased
1519
Dimensions of the object
62 x 48,5 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Pappelholz (Populus sp.)
Genre
Malerei
Origin
1889 von Dr. A. Haug in Günzburg erworben
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Leonardo da Vinci, Madonna mit der Nelke, um 1475, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/Y0GR916LRX (Last updated on 07.01.2022)

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