Category Archives: Mona Lisa

How Did the ‘Mona Lisa’ End up in France?

How Did the ‘Mona Lisa’ End up in France? This article was originally published in The Italian Tribune The Mona Lisa is quite possibly the most well-known piece of painted artwork in the entire world. It was painted by the … Continue reading

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Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci 1452 Anchiano, Italy-Died 1519, age 67 Château du Clos Lucé, Amboise, France- Buried: Chapel of Saint-Hubert, Amboise, France Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci, more commonly Leonardo da Vinci or simply Leonardo, was an Italian polymath of … Continue reading

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