October 25, 2016

Collection Name: Kite Collection

Collection Number: 4113

Post Type: Art

This item was entered by Matthew Sutton. They assume full responsibility for all content.

Artist or Author: Istvan Bodoczky,,

Creation Year:

Length: 0.00

Height: 17.50

Width: 28.00


Asymmetric art kite made by Istvan Bodoczky (Hungary). Materials are painted paper and bamboo. Not bridled. Four distinct painted paper sections, including one yellow area; one brown, blue, white, and orange area; one black, purple, blue, white yellow area; and one area decorated with a portion of a reproduction of the Leonardo da Vinci sketch titled, Virgin and Child with the Infant John the Baptist and St. Anne. Bamboo spars are stained black. Title: Path to the Summit. Date: 2001.

Images: (Click to open in viewer.)