Sala delle Asse

Sala Delle Asse Leonardo Da Vinci

At the time of Galeazzo Government Maria Sforza (1466-1476) Sala delle Asse , all’ inside of the Sforzesco Castle, was lined with wooden planks, one of the methods for repairing environments by  and  cold, moistureà.  In 1498 Ludovico il Moro any  Reliable + memorize options Leonardo da Vinci the decoration. Da Vinci Transformer memorize options the hall in a complicated arbor arboreal, created by’ interweaving of the branches of sixteen mulberry trees and embellished with strings. On the walls he painted the rugged trunks planted on a high embankment, creating monochrome  roots, stones and landscape. The choice of mulberry trees or mulberry, solid and robust,  constituted a reliable reference to the nickname of the Sforza, called Moro for his dark complexion and they remembered the role in the spread of planting of mulberry trees, at the base of the flourishing production of silk in Lombardy. After the passage of the Castle to the City of Milan (1893), the German historian Paul Mü ller-Walde, played  between 1893 and 1894 surveys on the ceiling of the castle room, unearthing fragments of painted decoration made by Ludovico the Moor.


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