Leonardo da Vinci is often described as a polymath. Inventor, architect and artist with the ”Mona Lisa” and ”the last Supper” as two of his most famous works. Paintings that have survived into our time.
a chance to get this renaissance man of life. This by a few hairs so far been kept in a collection in the united states. Maybe wearing the little hårtussen on Leonardo's dna.
And then the researchers can get the answer to the question of whether it really is the Leonardo, which is located in a tomb in the Saint-Hubert chapel in the French château d'amboise.
hårtussen to be set out in Leonardo's birthplace of Vinci, in Italy, on the day 500 years after the brainiac death.
– This historical relic, a lock of hair, has long been hidden in an american collection, " says Alessandro Vezzosi to The Guardian.
– Now it will appear for the first time, together with the documents showing that the once come from France, where Leonardo first buried.
of her hair be analysed and compared with Leonardo da Vinci's now living relatives who in most cases live in Tuscany. And with bone remains from what is believed to be from Leonardo da Vinci himself.