VISCONTI MACHINA SILVER FOUNTAIN PEN MEDIUM
The body and cap of the Machina pen are handcrafted and decorated with Da Vinci’s revolutionary engineering drawings of machines. These illustrations are taken from one of the Tuscan artist’s most excellent oeuvres, the Atlantic Codex. Leonardo da Vinci has become the epitome of the Renaissance genius, a master of art and science. Born near Florence, his creative inventions have become as famous worldwide as his artistic creations. The Machina collection is inspired by the brilliance of Da Vinci and commemorates the 500th anniversary of his death. The distinctive look of the Machina pen is due to the engravings that are reminiscent of the Sanguine technique, an artistic style very much in vogue during the Renaissance and often used by Da Vinci. The mahogany box the pen settles is shaped like an icosahedron, a solid with 20 triangular faces symbolizing water and its movement. The fountain pen (oversize) consists of acrylic resin with antiqued silver fittings, Nib Au 23 K. palladium, “Hook Safe Lock”-bayonet closure, Limited to 288 pieces.
€1,364.00 (excl. VAT)
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