Leonardo Da Vinci: A Life In Drawings




Marking the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, the exhibition brings together more than 200 of the Renaissance master’s greatest drawings in the Royal Collection, forming the largest exhibition of Leonardo’s work in over 65 years.

Drawing served as Leonardo’s laboratory, allowing him to work out his ideas on paper and search for the universal laws that he believed underpinned all of creation. The drawings by Leonardo in the Royal Collection have been together as a group since the artist’s death in 1519. Acquired during the reign of Charles II, they provide an unparalleled insight into the workings of Leonardo’s mind and reflect the full range of his interests, including painting, sculpture, architecture, anatomy, engineering, cartography, geology and botany.

Duration 24 May 2019 - 13 October 2019
Times Daily 10:00 - 17:30 last admission 16:15
Cost Adult £13.50 concessions apply
Venue The Queen's Gallery
Address Buckingham Palace, London, SW1A 1AA
Contact 4403031237340 / access@rct.uk / www.rct.uk

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