Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo da Vinci is best remembered as the painter of the Mona Lisa (1503-1506) and The Last Supper (1495). But he's almost equally famous for his astonishing multiplicity of talents: he dabbled in architecture, sculpture, engineering, geology, hydr...
The name daVinci is an indicator of birthplace, not a family name; this person is ...
Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci, more commonly Leonardo da Vinci, (Italian: ...
Early years. Leonardo da Vinci was born on April 15, 1452, near the village of
Vinci about 25 miles west of Florence. He was the illegitimate (born to unmarried
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The Last Supper is one of Italy's most famous and most visited paintings. Italian Notebook has an interesting article detailing the painting's history and misguided attempts to protect it and our Art History guide answers 10 Common Questions about the Last Supper .
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Leonardo da Vinci was born in 1452, in the heart of the Renaissance in the ... His
father married into a wealthy family and he went to live with his grandparents.
Find out more about the history of Leonardo da Vinci, including videos, ... age 5,
he lived on the estate in Vinci that belonged to the family of his father, Ser Peiro, ...
After the baby's birth Ser Piero was quickly convinced to marry into a wealthy
family while Caterina was married off to a cowherd. Initially, Leonardo lived with
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Apr 11, 2008 ... The seemingly far-fetched theory that Leonardo da Vinci was of Arab descent has
been given new backing in a study, published this week, that ...