Adoration of the Magi Art
: Raffaello Botticini : 1495
There are many versions of the Adoration of the Magi, but the one here by Raffaello Botticini is one of the most amazing; how many animals can you find in this picture?
Type: Tempera on panel
Diameter: 104.2 cm (41 in.);
Diameter with Frame: 127 cm (50 in.)
On display at The Art Institute of Chicago
SummaryThe Adoration of the Magi is an early painting by Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo was given the commission by the Augustinian monks of San Donato a Scopeto in Florence, but departed for Milan the following year, leaving the painting unfinished.