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The Original Renaissance Man: Understanding Leonardo da Vinci
January 2, 2019
Goodrich Memorial Library
Famed for paintings such as The Last Supper and the portrait of Mona Lisa, Leonardo da Vinci was also a dedicated observer and a prolific journal writer. Middlebury associate professor Katy Smith Abbott considers what set him apart, then and now.
For more information
- Leonardo da Vinci page at Biography.com
- “What Made Leonardo da Vinci a Genius?” National Geographic, 11/4/2017
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