da Vinci's Vitruvian Man
A drawing of da Vinci's Vitruvian Man


Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man showcases a male figure with perfect proportions enclosed in a perfect circle and a perfect square. The sketch has many religious and mathematical implications. It currently resides in the Gallerie dell'Accademia in Venice. 

Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Da_Vinci_Vitruve_Luc_Viatour.jpg

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  • Leonardo da Vinci

Image Date: 

16th century