Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci

"I am Leonardo da Vinci and I would like to share with you the story of my life and work. Few painters or sculptors have studied anatomy as I have, so I will be remembered with admiration for my extraordinary sense of detail. There is always something new to discover. And what will you discover?"

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Characteristics

Dimensions :
23,8 x 19,7 x 1,2 cm
EAN :
9782369403555
Reference :
MX813788

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Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Painter, sculptor, architect, scientist, musician and humanist of his time (XV-XVI centuries), initiator of the second Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci is the very figure of the universal genius. After the completion of The Virgin with the Rocks, for the chapel San Francesco Grande, and that of the Equestrian Statue of Francesco Sforza, he found glory throughout Italy. The Last Supper, the ceiling of the Sforza Palace, the Mona Lisa and the Battle of Anghiari are a few of his great artworks. Leonardo also carried out a large amount of studies on zoology, botany, anatomy, geology. In 1516, he joined the court of Francis I, where he participated in urban planning projects. He is taken by an illness on May 2, 1519.