Not only does the historic exhibition: Leonardo Da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan (UK) brought out the most number of paintings in a single show but also it shares important details on some of the paintings. The painting below is La belle ferronnière, native to the Louvre. During the exhibition I mentioned above, it's told that this woman is most probably Beatrice d'Este, wife of Ludovico Sforza. He was the Duke of Milan and Patron of Leonardo Da Vinci. The Louvre, Italian Renaissance, Belle Ferronnièr, Paris France, Milan Italy, La Belle, Leonardo Da Vinci, Louvre Paris, Leonardodavinci
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'The Athenaeum - Madonna with the Yarnwinder'. Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer whose genius epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal. He has been described as the archetype of the Renaissance Man. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of all time & perhaps the most diversely talented person ever to have lived.
Page: Study of Arms and Hands, a sketch by da Vinci popularly considered to be a preliminary study for the painting 'Lady with an Ermine' Artist: Leonardo da Vinci Place of Creation: Italy Style: High Renaissance Genre: sketch and study Technique: chalk Material: paper
Leonardo Da Vinci was born April 15th, 1452 in Florence, Italy. He had artistic talent as a young kid. He painted the Mona Lisa. He worked as a map maker. He is regarded as one of the best artists of all time along with being talented in regards to architecture, sculpture, engineering, geology, hydraulics and the military arts.