Leonardo Da Vinci

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Style: Early Renaissance;High Renaissance

Place: Vinci

Born: 1452

Death: 1519

Nationality: Italy


Leonardo DA VINCI (b. 1452, Vinci, Republic of Florence [now in Italy]--d. May 2, 1519, Cloux, Fr.), Italian painter, draftsman, sculptor, architect, and engineer whose genius, perhaps more than that of any other figure, epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal. His Last Supper (1495-97) and Mona Lisa (1503-06) are among the most widely popular an...