The Death of Leonardo da Vinci
|The Death of Leonardo da Vinci|
|Francis I Receives the Last Breaths of Leonardo da Vinci|
|Dimensions||40 cm (16 in) × 50.5 cm (19.9 in)|
|Commissioned by||Pierre Louis Jean Casimir de Blacas|
The Death of Leonardo da Vinci is an 1818 painting by the French artist Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres, showing the painter Leonardo da Vinci dying, with Francis I of France holding his head. It was commissioned by the Pierre Louis Jean Casimir de Blacas, the French ambassador in Rome, and now hangs in the Petit Palais in Paris.
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