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101 Things You Didn’t Know about Da Vinci: Inventions, by Cynthia Phillips,Shana Priwer

By Cynthia Phillips,Shana Priwer

Timed to coincide with the discharge of Walter Isaacson’s most recent biography at the recognized painter and inventor, in addition to the newest mystery in Dan Brown’s Da Vinci Code sequence, this ebook comprises one zero one in-depth proof approximately Leonardo Da Vinci.

101 belongings you Didn’t learn about Da Vinci offers you the entire attention-grabbing proof you didn’t learn about the well-known artist, inventor, and writer of the Mona Lisa and the Vitruvian guy, together with information about his own lifestyles, information regarding his innovations and paintings, his interactions along with his contemporaries, and his effect at the international in view that his death.

a few proof include:
—Da Vinci was once left passed, and wrote from correct to left, even writing his letters backwards.
—Da Vinci’s The final Supper begun peeling off the wall presently upon of completion, because of a mixture of the kind of paint Leonardo used and the humidity
—Among Leonardo’s many innovations and creations was once a mechanical lion he created to rejoice the coronation of King François I of France

even if you’re looking idea, info, or attention-grabbing and unique evidence approximately history’s such a lot artistic genius, 101 stuff you Didn’t find out about Da Vinci has simply what you’re taking a look for!

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