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Leonardo Da Vinci’s Masterpiece

Leonardo Da Vinci’s Masterpiece

Leonardo was born on April 15, 1452, “at the third hour of the night” in the Tuscan hill town of Vinci, in the lower valley of the Arno River in…

Life of Caravaggio

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, (29 September 1571– – 18 July 1610) was an Italian artist active in Rome, Naples, Malta and Sicily between 1593 and 1610. His intensely emotional realism…

Fascinating Facts about Famous Artists

Learn lots of interesting facts and insights into the lives of great artists and painters such as Van Gogh, Monet, Picasso, Matisse and many more. Learn what motivated these great…

Life of Raphael

Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino) (1483 – April 6, 1520), was a great Italian painter. Together with Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael makes up the great trinity of the…

The Divine Michelangelo (Biography)

The Divine Michelangelo (Biography)

To produce one of the world’s great masterpieces is impressive. To create three is truly astonishing – but this is exactly what Michelangelo did five hundred years ago. With his…

Life of Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci (1452 – 1519) is one of the world’s greatest thinkers, artists and philosophers. Seeking after perfection, he created rare masterpieces of art such as ‘The Mona Lisa’ and…