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title:

Professors Guatelli and Brendel with Leonardo da Vinci model for exhibit at IU Auditorium

image number:

P0043177

description:

On September 25, 1954 The Indiana Daily Student printed an article titled "Prof. Brendel To Discuss Talented da Vinci Sunday". It reads, in part: "The art and science of Leonardo da Vinci will be discussed by Prof. Otto J. Brendel...Sunday in the I.U. Auditorium at the opening of the exhibit of the renowned 15th century artist's inventions. Prof. Brendel will lecture on the relationship of the artistic and scientific talents of the prolific painter and inventor using slides of Leonardo's art works to contrast with the models of his inventions..." The article also mentions that the exhibit contained working models and large reproductions of da Vinci's drawings.

date taken:

1954 September 23

film code:

Kodak - Safety 90

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

54-830

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Guatelli, Robert

personal name:

Brendel, Otto J.

corporate name:

Auditorium, IU

corporate name:

Fine Arts, Department of

topic:

Exhibitions

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups