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La Giaconda. DA VINCI TALKS: Sydney Talks Series Celebrating European Art Icons 26-28 November 2019, National Art School

It is 500 years since Leonardo died in France, after painting his greatest works.

But that was the pinnacle of his work, and he had had a productive 50 years of work – amazing for the times – that included philosophy, mathematics, astronomy, sculpture, art, as well as his ingenious inventive ideas.

There is a magnificent collection on display at the Louvre in Paris of his works, and the European Union has sponsored a talking tour – da Vinci Talks with of one of the foremost authorities on da Vinci , Jacques Le Roux who had himself worked for the Louvre, now on at the National Art School, Sydney.

 

 

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