Attention: Art lovers in LA… Leonardo da Vinci’s sculptures are coming… In March, a new exhibit of Leonardo’s works will be on exhibit at the Getty Museum. I’m looking forward to this exhibit. It will have some other associated features, so stay tuned to the Getty Web Site (www.Getty.edu) for more info… I know that I will be…

‘New’ Leonardo sculptures to be unveiled in Atlanta and Los Angeles | Culture Monster | Los Angeles
Source: latimesblogs.latimes…

“Leonardo da Vinci: Hand of the Genius,” an exhibition opening in October at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art and in March at L.A.’s J. Paul Getty Museum, will unveil two tiny sculptures long thought to have been the work of the Italian Renaissance master’s teacher,  Andrea del Verrocchio.

The figures, each about 8 inches tall, are part of “Beheading of the Baptist,” a late 15th century relief depicting scenes from the life of St. John the Baptist, made for a silver altar in Florence, Italy.  Verrocchio, who designed the relief, has been credited with sculpting all the figures in the artwork. But they were created individually and inserted into the background, presenting scholars with the possibility that more than one artist was involved. … [MORE]