The da Vinci Legacy: How an Elusive 16th-Century Artist Became a Global Pop Icon How an Elusive 16th-Century Artist Became a Global Pop Icon, Christopher Heath Brown
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The da Vinci Legacy: How an Elusive 16th-Century Artist Became a Global Pop Icon

Author: Christopher Heath Brown, Jean-Pierre Isbouts

Narrator: P.J. Ochlan

Unabridged: 6 hr 54 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Tantor Audio

Published: 08/13/2019

Genre: Art - History - Renaissance

Synopsis

For the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death comes an immersive journey through five centuries of history to define the Leonardo mystique and uncover how the elusive Renaissance artist became a global pop icon.

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