Da Vinci

  • (noun): Italian painter and sculptor and engineer and scientist and architect; the most versatile genius of the Italian Renaissance (1452-1519).
    Synonyms: Leonardo, Leonardo da Vinci

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List Of Works By Leonardo Da Vinci
... This is a list of paintings and other works attributed to Leonardo da Vinci, (baptised Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci) ( pronunciation), (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519), one of the leading artists of the High Renaissance ... Fifteen works are generally attributed either in whole or in large part to him, most of them paintings on panel but including a mural, a large drawing on paper and two works in the early stages of preparation ...
Angels & Demons (film) - Production - Development
... acquired the film rights to Angels Demons along with The Da Vinci Code in a deal with author Dan Brown ... In May 2006, following the film release of the 2006 film adaptation of The Da Vinci Code, Sony hired screenwriter Akiva Goldsman, who wrote the film adaptation of ... as a sequel to the previous film, rather than a prequel, since many had read the novel after The Da Vinci Code ...
List Of Works By Leonardo Da Vinci - Lost Works
... A juvenile work described by Giorgio Vasari, who said it was sold by Ser Piero da Vinci to merchants, who then sold it on to the Duke of Milan ... copies of the painting, including Cesare da Sesto, Leda and the Swan (pictured) ... of the subject by Leonardeschi, including Workshop of Leonardo da Vinci ...
List Of Ghost Stories (anime) Ghosts - Episode List
... given to them because she had died before doing so 13 "The Picture that Swallows People – Da Vinci" "Nin wo Nomikomu Kaiga Dabinchi" (人を飲み込む絵画 ダビンチ) February 4 ... The ghost, also called Da Vinci (ダビンチ, Dabinchi?), had gained the power to suck anything into his paintings when he died, making both humans and ghosts fear him ...
List Of Works Designed With The Golden Ratio - Renaissance
... published in Venice in 1509, features 60 drawings by Leonardo da Vinci, some of which illustrate the appearance of the golden ratio in geometric figures ... Starting with part of the work of Leonardo da Vinci, this architectural treatise was a major influence on generations of artists and architects ... Vitruvian Man, created by Leonardo da Vinci around the year 1492, is based on the theories of the man after which the drawing takes its name, Vitruvius, who in De Architectura The Planning of ...

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