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By Cynthia Phillips,Shana Priwer

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

101 belongings you Didn’t find out about Da Vinci will give you the entire attention-grabbing proof you didn’t learn about the recognized artist, inventor, and author of the Mona Lisa and the Vitruvian guy, together with information about his own lifestyles, information regarding his innovations and artwork, his interactions along with his contemporaries, and his effect at the global on account 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 finishing touch, 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

no matter if you’re looking thought, info, or attention-grabbing and pleasing evidence approximately history’s such a lot artistic genius, 101 belongings you Didn’t find out about Da Vinci has simply what you’re having a look for!

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