Who was Leonardo da Vinci? Why did he paint The Virgin of the Rocks, and what does it reveal about his revolutionary techniques?
Find out in our 30-second introductions:
Why did Leonardo paint 'The Virgin of the Rocks'?
War, political unrest, artistic and scientific discoveries. It was all going on in the Renaissance. Here's what you need to know about life in the time of Leonardo, in 30 seconds.
Scientist, artist, engineer, polymath... Leonardo was the epitome of a 'Renaissance man'. See how he was centuries ahead of his time in our 30-second introduction.
In what ways were Leonardo's techniques revolutionary? Find out in our 30-second introduction to his masterpiece, 'The Virgin of the Rocks'.