Drawings from the Codex Atlanticus were used by a Polish pianist to resurrect the 'mythical' instrument
Leonardo Da Vinci
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Ever since Dan Brown wrote The Da Vinci Code, blending the world of Renaissance art with a fast-paced murder mystery, countless authors have attempted to replicate his success, and failed.
Wednesday 20 February 2008
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From Kenneth Clark's Civilisation to Alan Yentob on Leonardo da Vinci, when it comes to great art, television keeps on returning to the Italian Renaissance.
Thursday 01 February 2007
Terraces could return to football grounds under a Tory government, David Cameron said yesterday.
Friday 22 September 2006
Tuesday 30 May 2006
It was the stuff of modern fairy tales. A talented but obscure singer becomes an overnight success after she starts performing to thousands of people via an internet webcam in the basement of her London home. But after it was announced on Sunday that Sandi Thom had reached No 2 in the charts with her debut single "I wish I Was a Punk Rocker (With Flowers in My Hair)", she found herself the victim of the flip-side of the World Wide Web.
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