Atlantic Codex (Codex Atlanticus), f. 858 recto.

Leonardo da Vincic. 1478 - 1480

Veneranda Biblioteca Ambrosiana

Veneranda Biblioteca Ambrosiana
Milano, Italy

Mechanical wing activated by a winch; below on the right: detail of the winch


  • Title: Atlantic Codex (Codex Atlanticus), f. 858 recto.
  • Creator: Leonardo da Vinci
  • Date Created: c. 1478 - 1480
  • Type: Drawing
  • Medium: Pen and ink
  • Art Movement: Renaissance
  • Art Form: Drawing
  • Support: Paper
  • Depicted Topic: Codex Atlanticus, pen and ink, flight, mechanical wing

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