Why are we so obsessed with Leonardo da Vinci, and a virtual tour of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.
LEONARDO DA VINCI (1452-1519)
Leonardo da Vinci, probably towards the end of his life by his student Franscesco Melzi (1491-1570).
Close-up of School of Athens (1509-1511) by Raphael (1483-1520). The Plato figure is a depiction of Leonardo da Vinci.
Portrait of a man in red chalk (c.1510) in Biblioteca Reale, Turin. Widely accepted as a self-portrait of Leonardo da Vinci.
Salvator Mundi (c.1500), by Leonardo da Vinci
Saint John the Baptist (c. 1513-1516), by Leonardo da Vinci
The Night Watch (1642) by Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)
The Milkmaid (c. 1657-1658) by Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675)
Still Life with Cheese (c.1615) by Floris van Dyck (1575-1651)
The Jewish Bride (1665) by Rembrandt (1606-1669)
Ghent Alterpiece (mid 1420s-1432) by Van Eyck (1390-1441)
ON THE WALL
Pope Pius VII (1742-1823) (1819), by Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830)
Queen Charlotte (1789) by Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830)
Portrait of Pope Julius II (1511-12) by Raphael
Portrait of Innocent X (1650) by Diego Velazquez (1599-1660)
Laocoon and His Sons
Apollo of the Belvedere
Saint Agnes and Dorothy (1650) by Michaelina Wautier (1617-1689)