Icosahedron

Icosahedron

Icosahedron

Inv. 8465
1952 - 1976

This model represents a "vacuous" icosahedron, that is to say empty. It is derived from Leonardo's illustrations of "De Divina Proportione" book by Luca Pacioli.

The model is based on the drawing:

  • De Divina Proportione tav. XXVI (1496-1497 ca.)
    Milano, Biblioteca Ambrosiana