The Strange and Wonderful Life of Leon Battista Alberti
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The Strange and Wonderful Life of Leon Battista Alberti

Leon Battista Alberti (1404-1472) is a key figure in the history of Western art. But among the important things he did for art, there is a smattering of the fabricated, mysterious and bizarre that you may not have heard. So let’s celebrate Alberti’s 609th birthday today by taking a look at a couple of his … Continue reading