Friday, July 30

Leonardo da Vinci

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Leonardo da Vinci: DNA study reveals 14 living relatives | Digital Trends Spanish

Extensive research, published in the journal Human evolution, documents the continuous male line, from father to son, of the Da Vinci family (later Vinci), from the progenitor Michele (born 1331), his grandson Leonardo (1452) to the present day. In total there are 21 generations, including five family branches. This work, carried out by researchers Alessandro Vezzosi and Agnese Sabato, corrects errors in previous genealogical research on the family of the genius inventor, while offering new discoveries and updates on his family tree. Leonardo Da Vinci had no children, but he did have 22 half-siblings born out of wedlock. This tree spans five generations and more than 690 years of history. The team managed to document a continuous male streak that spans 21 generations and currently comp...
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A replica of Leonardo da Vinci’s’Mona Lisa’ has been sold to a European collector for $3.4 million — 10 times its expected selling price

A copy of Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" on Friday sold for $3.4 million. A European collector bought the replica via Christie's Auction House in Paris. The painting's longtime owner said it was the true "Mona Lisa." See more stories on Insider's business page. A replica of Leonardo da Vinci's world-famous "Mona Lisa" painting on Friday sold to a European collector for about $3.4 million at Christie's Auction House.The copy, known as the "Hekking Mona Lisa," had been expected to sell for €200,000 to €300,000 in an online auction. It sold for about 10 times that. "This is madness, this is an absolute record for a'Mona Lisa' reprod...