La Scapigliata - Italian Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci (1452 – 1519) is widely considered one of the greatest painters and most diversely talented individuals of all time. His female figures, such as “La Scapigliata,” presented woman in a groundbreaking manner—as intelligent beings and biological equals to men.
Leonardo da Vinci - Study of a woman's head. Date: c. 1490 Technique: Silverpoint on greenish prepared paper, 180 x 168 mm Type: study Form: graphics Location: Musée du Louvre, Paris Date circa 1490 Dimensions Height: 180 mm in). Width: 168 mm in).