“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.”
― Leonardo da Vinci
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Russel Ray Photos
April 15 is an interesting day in history. To wit:
1452—Leonardo da Vinci born.
1865—President Abraham Lincoln dies after being shot the previous evening by John Wilkes Booth while at the play, …
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It’s Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday. This copy of the angel from the ‘London version’ of his Virgin of the Rocks was drawn in 2012 in silverpoint. 63 more words
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The Quotidian Hudson
“To consult the rules of composition before making a picture is a little like consulting the law of gravitation before going for a walk.”
Edward Weston… 41 more words
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Around the World with the Kids
1452 Leonardo da Vinci born – so do some inventing.
1802 Wordsworth sees the daffodils that inspired the poem I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud… 64 more words
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Art Quote of the Day
“It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.” Leonardo da Vinci, who was born on April 15, 1452.
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