How Mona Lisa’s smile led to love affairs and suicides
There is no information on how Leonardo came to paint the Florentine housewife, but we do know that the artist’s household was just “steps” away from the home of Gherardini’s grandparents, and that da Vinci’s father did business with her husband.
Possible Leonardo Da Vinci Painting Found In Swiss Vault
Locked up in a Swiss vault, among many items in a ... the portrait has been verified as a Leonardo da Vinci original, according to Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera's Sette magazine. The da Vinci painting, which depicts noblewoman Isabella d’Este ...
Did Da Vinci Create a 3-D 'Mona Lisa'?
Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa entering the next dimension. Perception, 42(8). From these results, the pair thinks the two paintings form a stereoscopic pair, meaning when viewed together create an impression of depth, a 3D image of the "Mona Lisa." Did Leonardo ...
Leonardo da Vinci Biography
“We make our life by the ... and from 1482 until 1499, Leonardo was commissioned to work on a great many projects. It was during this time that da Vinci painted "The Last Supper." Da Vinci's most well-known painting, and arguably the most famous painting ...
How Leonardo did it
Alasdair Palmer talks to the French artist who has discovered the secret of the Master’s technique How did he do it? Among the many great unanswered questions about Leonardo da Vinci ... an artist trying to make a living by painting to use Leonardo ...