If you are the type of person who, after enjoying a tv show, needs to know everything behind it: details, stories, rumors, corners and places that were on the film set...this is your tour! This is the perfect guided visit for every lover of Leonardo da Vinci and the new successful series broadcasted this year.
We will talk about a multitude of historical figures: Verrocchio, Ludovico Il Moro and Beatrice D'Este, Cesare Borgia, Bernardo Bembo, Stefano Giraldi. We will analyze the figure of Caterina da Cremona, a beautiful, sweet, intelligent and unfortunate model, who in fiction is the love of Leonardo's life. Is this true? Was she, Caterina, the model that gave life to the painting of "Leda and the Swan"?
We will talk about Salai, Leonardo's great love, the artistic competition he had with Michelangelo, we will meet Jacopo de Saltarelli and we will show you where this gigolo from a noble family lived, we will also talk about the serious accusation of sodomy that got Leonardo arrested on April 9, 1476.
We will discover places such as the workshop of the great Leonardo da Vinci, or the house of Ginevra de' Benci, for whom Leonardo painted the famous portrait.
We will also talk about the Monna Lisa, the most famous portrait in the world, painted in Florence in 1504 and its model called Monna Lisa Gherardini del Giocondo: our guides will show you the palace where she was born, and the place where this woman, the most famous model in all history, was buried.
What are you waiting for?