The collection reflects the General’s taste, but mirrors also the taste and the art market of the time. His collection includes the most important group of Leonardo drawings in Oxford. Grouped around them are drawings placing his beginnings and Lombard drawings showing his influence.
A highly successful day school was held at Christ Church in September to coincide with the Leonardo exhibitions throughout Oxford.
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
Study of a Sleeve
(Pen and brown ink with red chalk - Guise Bequest 1765)
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