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By Rachel A Koestler-Grack

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Leonardo da Vinci also portrayed Mary reading the Bible at the time. The angel caught her unexpectedly as she was reading the Old Testament prophesies of the coming Christ child. At about this same time, Leonardo da Vinci finished another painting of Mary, this one with the baby Jesus. The Madonna of the Carnation looks much like the Virgin Mary in The Annunciation. They both wear the same blue dress with red sleeves. Mary also wears a glittering topaz pin, an image that later became Leonardo da Vinci’s signature in his First Paintings Farmland around Vinci, Italy, is shown here.

Some believe this portrait was Leonardo da Vinci’s first masterpiece. The piece portrays the throwing off of restraints. The ringlets of hair give Ginevra de’ Benci liveliness, in contrast to the dark, serious background. Leonardo da Vinci truly captured poetry in this painting, a talent he had not acquired from Verrocchio. Perhaps Leonardo da Vinci was about to throw off his own restraints, as well. 47 Leonardo da Vinci 48 Test Your Knowledge 1 What was Compagnia di San Luca? a. A fraternity of Florentine bankers b.

By carefully molding their expressions, he was able to create figures with lifelike personalities. Leonardo da Vinci also learned the techniques of molding and carving in relief, art forms created by carving raised images into a flat surface. At the Louvre Museum in Paris, France, a pair of terracotta angels in relief is on display. The angels came from the Verrocchio studio. Many people believe Leonardo da Vinci helped to carve the pieces. The angels are strikingly similar to the painted angel in his Baptism of Christ.

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