” Leda e il Cigno ” 1535
Artist: Bartolomeo Ammanati ( Attr )
Period: Mannerism ( Late Renaissance )
Type: Marble Sculpture
This artwork was bought in Florence in 1865 by the British painter John Everett Millais . It was originally said to be by Michelangelo, however since its arrival in Britain , and Its acquisition by the V&A in 1937. The attribution has been discussed at length without definite conclusion.