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Image from page 58 of “Leonardo da Vinci, artist, thinker and man of science” (1898)
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Title: Leonardo da Vinci, artist, thinker and man of science
Year: 1898 (1890s)
Authors: Müntz, Eugène, 1845-1902
Subjects: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
Publisher: London : W. Heinemann New York : C. Scribner’s Sons
Contributing Library: Harold B. Lee Library
Digitizing Sponsor: Brigham Young University
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Lorenzo di Andrea Credi (1459—1537), the son and grandson ofgoldsmiths, was placed, when quite a child, under Verrocchios tuition, ^ Schmarsow, Pinturricchio in Rom, p. 5. Bode, Italienische Bildhauer, p. 151.Ulmann, Sandro Botticelli^ p. 38. LEONARDOS FELLOW-STUDENTS 29 and was still working under him, at the age of twenty-one, content withthe modest salary of one florin (about £2) a month. He was livingat that time (1480) with his mother Mona Lisa, a widow agedsixty years. His two sisters, Lucrezia and Lena, were married.The fortune of the little household consisted of a tiny property atCasarotta. A tender friendship united Lorenzo and his master, whom heaccompanied later to Venice, to assist in the execution of the statue
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LEONARDOS FIRST DATED LANDSCAPE. (Uffizi, Florence.) of Colleone, and who, at his death, named him his executor. Hiswas a nature profoundly contemplative and religious: he was animpassioned follower of Savonarola, as were the great majority ofFlorentine artists ; but, after the fall of the prophet, discourage-ment followed on boundless enthusiasm. His will bears witness tohis sense of contrition : after having assured the future of his oldwoman-servant, to whom he left his bedding, and an annuity in kind ;after having made certain donations to his niece and to the daughterof a friend, a goldsmith ; he directed that the rest of his fortuneshould go to the brotherhood of the indigent poor, and that his 30 LEONARDO DA VINCI obsequies should be as simple as possible : Quo minimo sumptufieri potest. Seven years younger than Leonardo, Lorenzo soon came underthe influence of his fellow-student. No one, affirms Vasari, couldbetter imitate the latters manner ; one of Leonardos pictures, inpart
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