Leda and the Swan
Lelio Orsi - circa 1560-1562
1415 x 1995 • 2237 KB
Maybe the first painting in history to use a copper support.

Sold at Sotheby\'s for $1,497,000 on January 24, 2008 (lot 36). http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2008/important-old-master-paintings-including-european-works-of-art-n08404/lot.36.html

Owner/Location: Private collection
Dates: circa 1560-1562
Artist age:Approximately 51 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 43 cm (16.93 in.), Width: 30 cm (11.81 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on panel
oil on copper
Entered by: Member Josselin on 29 May 2013.
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