Enigmistica: Leonardo Da Vinci was a really expert?

By |2019-11-18T06:03:18+00:0018 November 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Really Vitruvian Man Leonardo Da Vinci was a puzzle expert? Exactly: among the many passions of the greatest genius of the Renaissance there were also puzzles. [...]

Welcome Cellini, Syphilis and a Poisoning Finished…Good

By |2019-11-17T07:10:54+00:0017 November 2019|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

A portrait of Benvenuto Cellini strange and curious One thread ties together Benvenuto Cellini, syphilis and a botched attempt to poison damage to artist. Fate [...]

Michelangelo and Leonardo did not they endured Each Other?

By |2019-07-06T00:45:56+00:006 July 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Portraits of Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo Buonarroti were two absolute geniuses of the Renaissance, but it seems that between Michelangelo and Leonardo did not run bad blood (see also [...]

Ludovico il Moro: after 5 Centuries Body Found in France?

By |2019-05-30T20:13:33+00:0030 May 2019|Events Characters Politics, News, Modern history|

Portrait of Ludovico, Duke of Milan may be of Ludovico il Moro the remains found in the collegiate church of Saint Orso in Loches, in central France. The former lord of [...]

Gioconda: that's why it's right that he is in France

By |2019-05-18T02:45:27+00:0012 May 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

The Mona Lisa by Leonardo Although many are convinced that the Mona Lisa was stolen from Italy, in reality it is legitimately France. The confusion [...]

Birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci: The Origins of Genius

By |2019-05-05T04:22:56+00:005 May 2019|Events Characters Politics, News, Modern history|

Birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci in Anchiano (BE) The birthplace of Leonardo is located in Anchiano, about 3 kilometers from Vinci, in the province of Florence. [...]

Last Letter of Marie Antoinette before the Gallows: Text and Curiosity

By |2019-04-12T01:02:28+00:0012 April 2019|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Last letter from Marie Antoinette (original text) The last letter of Marie Antoinette, written by the former queen of France just hours before climbing the steps of the guillotine, is [...]

Gamble: The Other Passion of Giacomo Casanova

By |2019-04-05T10:36:12+00:0027 March 2019|Events Characters Politics, Daily life Costume Company, Modern history|

Portrait of Giacomo Casanova Left known as incurable womanizer, Giacomo Casanova had, besides women, another passion: gambling. Nothing unusual about reality for a [...]

Christmas Dinner at the Court of Ivan the Terrible: a Resounding Menu

By |2019-03-15T01:48:55+00:0015 March 2019|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Banquet sixteenth. The Christmas dinner 1557 in Russia at the court of the Tsar Ivan the Terrible, remained memorable Christmas dinner of 1557 the court [...]