Properzia de' Rossi (c. was an Italian female Renaissance sculptor. This daughter of a notary studied under the Bolognese artist and master engraver Marcantonio Raimondi, who is best known today for his engravings of the paintings by Raphael.
Italian female Renaissance sculptor: Properzia de Rossi As unusual a female painter was at the time, a female sculpture was really unheard of. The tools of the trade were associates with male strength and power.
Francisco Petrarch:Francesco Petrarca, commonly anglicized as Petrarch, was an Italian scholar and poet in Renaissance Italy, and one of the earliest humanists. Petrarch's rediscovery of Cicero's letters is often credited for initiating the Renaissance.
Artist Leonardo da Vinci Year Type Oil on panel (transferred to canvas) Dimensions 199 cm × 122 cm in × in) Location Louvre, Paris. Only a few can understand the things Da Vinci has done in this painting