Articles for tag: Da Vinci, Italian Renaissance, Last Supper, The Last Supper

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New Hidden Code in Da Vinci’s Last Supper

The firestorm of controversy over hidden images in Da Vinci’s painting, the “Last Supper”, continues to rage as new ,startling (2007) imagery is revealed through digital compositing and computer enhancements. You be the judge as you examine these images prepared and presented by the author for your scrutiny. The images here were derived by superimposing ...

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Leonardo Da Vinci and Painting: From Aerial Perspective to Sfumato

Leonardo Da Vinci was, of course, both figuratively and literally a Renaissance man who was a certified genius in every field from sculpting to inventing. He is perhaps most famous as a painter, however; certainly nothing else connected with Da Vinci has entered into the public consciousness quite as deeply as his iconic portrait popularly ...

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Secrets in Leonardo Da Vinci’s Paintings

One of the premises of Dan Brown’s popular novel, The Da Vinci Code, was that Leonardo Da Vinci hid secrets about Christianity in his painting “The Last Supper.” Since then, everyone is looking for clues and hidden secrets in Da Vinci’s art. Surprisingly enough, it’s not fiction- Da Vinci really did hide secrets in his ...

Leonardo Da Vinci and the Study of the Human Anatomy

Leonardo da Vinci is famous as a painter, sculptor and inventor, but he also plays a large role in the development of knowledge about anatomy and the human body. In fact, even today-more than five hundred years after it was create-there is probably no more recognizable drawing of the human body than Leonardo’s “Vitruvian Man.” ...