Drawings and Sketches

Portrait of Renaissance Lady inspired by the style of Sandro Botticelli.

Study of a face and white ermine dress

Technique:Pencil and charcoal

Study of a face of a young lady

Renaissance lady with a pearl necklace


Design of the Golden Lance dedicated to the Saracen Joust in Arezzo.

Lance inspired by the paintings on the table and the frescoes of the painter Spinello Aretino operating in the land of Arezzo between 1350 and 1411. Detail of the lance handle. At the top the sphere depicting the Universe with the colors of the four neighborhoods of the Saracen Joust. At the center of the cone, the Virgin appears surrounded by musician angels. At the bottom of the cone we find a snake devouring the egg, symbol of eternal life

Technique:Sketch made in pencil and refinished with watercolor pastels. Gold details made of gold powder


Artist working in his 14th century Shop

Technique:Drawing made in pencil.

Lion of St. Mark

Study of the Lion of St. Mark for a Noble Family Coat of Arms depicting the Lion of St. Mark in the background of the lagoon. In the painting Venice appears as an imaginary and ideal city of 1200 We can see a night sky illuminated by golden stars that gradually place a rising dawn with light, cold and typically winter tones (see painting)

Technique:Pencil and charcoal for nuances

Medieval family crest

Drawing on commission.


Drawing of the Chimera of Arezzo depicted in the historic emblem of the neighborhood of the Saracen Joust.

Drawing and reinterpreting the original Chimera design that appeared almost unreadable and with little defined contours. The new design was necessary for the creation of a new shield to be inserted in the neighborhood council room (see the finished painting).

Technique:Pencil and charcoal

Ginevra riding with the future King of England".

Anatomical study of horse and figure.

Technique:Drawing in pencil and charcoal

Sketch depicting the Virgin as "Goddess Mother", protector of Nature and Water.

Technique:Pencil and charcoal

Study of a Musician Angel in Renaissance Style Scenes


Peasant in medieval clothes with basket of fruit and animals".


Hunting scene with horsemen and knights in medieval clothes.

In the background a Tuscan medieval landscape with castles, tree-lined hills, rich and luxuriant oak trees, water mills, springs, lakes and wildlife.

Technique:Water-colored pencil and charcoal.

Drawing of the emblem of the Contrada of the Tower

Preparatory drawing for an emblem depicting the elephant of the Contrada della Torre of the city of Siena. Personal study of the war elephant mount. The painting was requested on commission.

Technique:Pencil and charcoal