The fall of a dictator starts from his portraits
Pre-war souvenir pictures, an enigma from the past.
Five centuries after his death what remains of the genius from Tuscany? Leonardo da Vinci died 2 May 1519 in Amboise, France. Exactly five centuries ago. Over the course of his long life – 67 years – Leonardo experimented with the effects of Gutenberg’s invention, witnessed the fall of Byzantium and the unification of the […]
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