Leonardo da vinci sentence example
leonardo da vinci
- He received the first elements of his artistic education from Cosimo Roselli; and after leaving him, devoted himself to the study of the great works of Leonardo da Vinci.
- As early as the middle of the 15th century Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) recognized in seashells as well as in the teeth of marine fishes proofs of ancient sea-levels on what are now the summits of the Apennines.
- Leading from the fine cloisters, also the work of Bramante, is the former refectory, on the walls of which Leonardo da Vinci painted his celebrated "Last Supper," a work which is unfortunately in a bad state of preservation.
- Several of the rooms occupied by the archaeological museum bear traces of the decorations executed under Galeazzo Maria and Lodovico it Moro, and one of them has a splendid ceiling with trees in full foliage, painted so as to cover the whole vaulting, ascribed to Leonardo da Vinci.
- In the middle of the neighbouring Piazza della Scala stands Magni's monument of Leonardo da Vinci (1872).Advertisement
- The same year was one of special importance in the prodigiously versatile activities of Leonardo da Vinci.
- Here in his first solo work he follows a related path, with a tale of the young Leonardo da Vinci.
- Security will be extremely tight at Rome's main passenger airport, Leonardo da Vinci.
- There is a museum of zoology and mineralogy in Palazzo Carignano (another of Guarini's buildings), and the royal palace contains the royal armoury (a fine collection made by Charles Albert in 1833) and the royal library with its rich manuscript collection and its 20,000 drawings, among which are sketches by Raphael, Michelangelo, and Leonardo da Vinci.
- P. Richter's Literary Works of Leonardo da Vinci (see Bibliography): this work included, besides a history and analytical index of the MSS., facsimiles of a number of selected pages containing matter of autobiographical, artistic, or literary interest, with transcripts and translations of their MS. contexts.Advertisement
- Security will be extremely tight at Rome 's main passenger airport, Leonardo da Vinci.
- Paintings from the Renaissance artist Leonardo Da Vinci have come under recent scrutiny through the popularity of the novel The DaVinci Code, which speculates that the art contains hidden messages about Christianity.
- Excellent examples are The Last Supper and The Mona Lisa by Leonardo Da Vinci.
- Many features of the castle are world-renowned, but perhaps the most famous is the double-helix staircase (shown at right) which is though to perhaps have been designed by Leonardo da Vinci.