Tag Archives: Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo: A Restless Genius

It’s always exciting to receive a parcel but the box that arrived a couple of days ago was particularly welcome. It contained these beautiful books: I love the cover and the translator’s name is there (#namethetranslator) … rather faint, but … Continue reading

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Leonardo da Vinci: exhibitions in London, Torino and Amboise

With all the buzz about the Leonardo exhibition at the National Gallery in London, you might be forgiven for not knowing that there’s another Leonardo exhibition in progress in Torino (Turin).  It started on 17 November and the highlight is … Continue reading

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