Wednesday, February 17, 2010

"The Last Supper" by Leonardo da Vinci

By Tahlib
Perhaps the most famous of religious painting, Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper (1495-1497) is a "mural" versus a "fresco", the common approach of the time. It is also noteworthy for its one-point perspective. The painting is 30-feet wide and is located in a modest monastery in Milan which had big ambitions.