The Virgin of the Rocks (sometimes the Madonna of the Rocks) is the name of two paintings by Leonardo da Vinci, of the same subject, and of a composition which is identical except for several significant details.The version generally considered the prime version, that is the earlier of the two, is unrestored and hangs in The Louvre in Paris. The other, which was restored between 2008-2010.
Jan 02, 2012 · Madonna of the Rocks, also called as Virgin of the Rocks, is a Leonardo da Vinci painting left unfinished by the artist.The painting depicts Mary and the child Jesus inside a cave of rocks accompanied by the Angel Gabriel. The scene illustrates the meeting of the child Jesus and the child St. John the Baptist.Artist: Leonardo da Vinci.
Leonardo’s mysterious painting shows the Virgin Mary with Saint John the Baptist, Christ’s cousin, and an angel. All kneel to adore the infant Christ, who in turn raises his hand to bless them. They are crowded in a grotto overhung with rocks and dense with vegetation. The painting was part of a.
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