Describe the moment captured in Leonardo’s Last Supper painting, and discuss the reasons why disciples are shown on the same side of the table. Describe the most well-known techniques that Leonardo used to give more realism to the painting. Nest, discuss one (1) of Leonardo’s inventions (or proposed inventions) that most fascinates or surprises you, and explain why. Compare Leonardo to some modern figure of the 20th or 21st century.
Leonardo da Vinci
Partial restoration of the Last Supper at http://www.philvaz.com/apologetics/LeonardoLastSup…
Images, article, and 16th century copy of the Last Supper at http://www.abcgallery.com/L/leonardo4.html
Leonardo’s work in science and invention at http://ww.museoscienza.org/english/leonardo/models… (scroll down to thumbnail photos; click to enlarge and read more information)