4 months France, Italy mark 500th anniversary of Leonardo’s death in Loire Valley Inquirer |LS
By: Gina Doggett with Jean-Louis de la Vaissiere in Paris via Agence France-Presse   Five hundred years after the death of Italian master painter Leonardo da Vinci, the Loire Valley town where he spent his last three years will host top-level festivities celebrating his life.   The Renaissance genius died in the French town of Amboise in 1519, at the age of 67. And France’s Emmanuel Macron and Italian President Sergio Mattarella are travelling here on Thursday to mark the […] The post France, Italy mark 500th anniversary of Leonardo’s death in Loire Valley appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. ... more