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Date: 5 months ago   Category: Science

Genius's look: as the visual impairment helped Leonardo da Vinci to create masterpieces — RT in Russian


Leonardo da Vinci had the changeable dispersing squint. Such diagnosis to the Italian genius was made by scientists from the London city university. According to them, the artist sometimes could be focused on the represented subject only by one eye that influenced his perception of reality. Monocular sight helped da Vinci to develop the theory of prospect, authors of a research note. The experts interviewed by RT believe that such feature of sight really could influence creativity of the brightest representative of Renaissance, however he achieved effect of tridimentionality on the cloths first of all thanks to talent.

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