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CODEX ATLANTICUS
Codex Atlanticus: Map of Milan

Codex Atlanticus: Map of Milan

Where is the "real center of Milan"? In a famous drawing of the Codex Atlanticus Leonardo clearly indicates it...

CODEX ATLANTICUS
Codex Atlanticus: studies on flight

Codex Atlanticus: studies on flight

New video inside the Codex Atlanticus: today we are dealing with one of Leonardo's greatest dreams: to make man fly!

CODEX ATLANTICUS
CODEX ATLANTICUS<BR>Folio 812 r: Leonardo’s “car”

CODEX ATLANTICUS
Folio 812 r: Leonardo’s “car”

Folio 812 recto of the Codex Atlanticus, which depicts the drawing for a self-propelled wagon, is one of the most famous of Leonardo...

CODEX ATLANTICUS
CODEX ATLANTICUS<BR>Folio 26 r: hydraulic machines

CODEX ATLANTICUS
Folio 26 r: hydraulic machines

How do you manage to breathe underwater, or to walk on top of it? In a sheet of the #CodexAtlanticus Leonardo thinks about this too!

CODEX ATLANTICUS
CODEX ATLANTICUS<br>Folio 21 r: automatic roasting spit

CODEX ATLANTICUS
Folio 21 r: automatic roasting spit

Second episode of our videos "inside" the Codex Atlanticus of Leonardo da Vinci. Today Carolina tells us about the... "right way to cook roasts" invented by Leonardo. Enjoy the video!

CODEX ATLANTICUS
CODEX ATLANTICUS<br>Folios 3 and 4 r: Excavators

CODEX ATLANTICUS
Folios 3 and 4 r: Excavators

Today we enter inside the Codex Atlanticus drawings! Follow Michele as he illustrates two of the most famous machine drawings: the 3 and 4 recto.

CODEX ATLANTICUS
CODEX ATLANTICUS<BR>F. 740 r: The Brianza lakes

CODEX ATLANTICUS
F. 740 r: The Brianza lakes

Today we want to talk to you about a sheet from Leonardo da Vinci's Codex Atlanticus that connects to one of the most poetic landscapes of our Lombard territory…

CODEX ATLANTICUS
THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #5 | FROM THE 19th CENTURY TO THE PRESENT DAY

THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #5 | FROM THE 19th CENTURY TO THE PRESENT DAY

Last episode of the history of the #CodexAtlanticus, from the 19th century to the present day, this time from the magnificent ancient reading room of the Library, the Sala Federiciana!

CODEX ATLANTICUS
THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #4 | FROM NAPOLEON TO THE CONGRESS OF WIEN

THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #4 | FROM NAPOLEON TO THE CONGRESS OF WIEN

In the last episode we talked about the arrival of the Codex Atlanticus in the Ambrosiana and we mentioned the fact that the Marquis Arconati actually donated several other volumes with Leonardo's writings and drawings...

CODEX ATLANTICUS
IL CODICE ATLANTICO #3 | LA DONAZIONE ALL’AMBROSIANA

IL CODICE ATLANTICO #3 | LA DONAZIONE ALL’AMBROSIANA

Chi donò il Codice Atlantico di Leonardo da Vinci all’Ambrosiana e quando? Per scoprirlo insieme, vi portiamo sullo scalone di ingresso della Pinacoteca...

CODEX ATLANTICUS
THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #2 | FROM FRANCESCO MELZI TO POMPEO LEONI

THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #2 | FROM FRANCESCO MELZI TO POMPEO LEONI

Second appointment with the History of the Codex Atlanticus: we follow the events of these precious drawings from Leonardo's death until the end of the sixteenth century ...

CODEX ATLANTICUS
THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #1

THE CODEX ATLANTICUS #1

Today we begin a new series of videos devoted to the Codex Atlanticus of Leonardo da Vinci...

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MANUSCRIPTS ILLUMINATED IN ITALY FROM THE AMBROSIANA COLLECTIONS<BR> The 14th century

Pinacoteca

MANUSCRIPTS ILLUMINATED IN ITALY FROM THE AMBROSIANA COLLECTIONS
The 14th century

The exhibition presents a selection of manuscripts decorated in the fourteenth century in Italy from the collections of the Ambrosiana Library.

08/09/2022-15/11/2022
Exhibition
JEWELS OF GIULIO MANFREDI CELEBRATE RAPHAEL <br> SCHOOL OF LIGHT

Ambrosiana

JEWELS OF GIULIO MANFREDI CELEBRATE RAPHAEL
SCHOOL OF LIGHT

An art installation consisting of twenty-one drawings for twenty-one refined jewels, corresponding to twenty-one characters from Raphael's cartoon. Curated by Alberto Rocca and Arnaldo Colasanti.

16/09/2022-10/01/2023
Exhibition
NEW PINACOTECA OPENING HOURS FROM JULY 1

Pinacoteca

NEW PINACOTECA OPENING HOURS FROM JULY 1

From July 1: Monday to Sunday 10.00-18.00, Closed on Wednesday

09/06/2022
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