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Book review: Leonardo and the Last Supper by Ross King

Among Leonardo da Vinci’s writing and journals, one note in particular reveals his genius: his desire to paint “Man, and the intention of his mind.” Da Vinci’s constant search for new ways to reveal the world through art defined the Renaissance and set an artistic standard for centuries to come. Ross King’s excellent examination of one of da Vinci’s undisputed
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A Quote by Leonardo da Vinci

In truth great love springs from great knowledge of the beloved object, and if you know it but little you will be able to love it only a little or not at all…– Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo da Vinci, Vitruvian Man. Image: success.co.il