The Vitruvian Man

September 23, 2018 8:35 pm Published by
The Vitruvian Man
The Vitruvian Man The Vitruvian Man


The proportions of the human body according to Vitruvius, or more commonly, The Vitruvian Man.

Originally sketched in pen on paper by Leonardo da Vinci around 1490, the drawing itself was inspired from the ancient Roman Architect Vitruvius. In his treatise on architecture, Vitruvius describes the human figure as being the principal source of proportion among the classical ordereds of architecture. And like architecture, humans could have a perfect form.

5 in stock


21x21x3.5cm, cold cast bronze.

Additional information

Weight 1.3 kg
Dimensions 30 × 30 × 10 cm

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