The Second Mrs. Gioconda (Kobo eBook)

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Why did Leonardo da Vinci lavish three years on painting the second wife of an unimportant merchant when all the nobles of Europe were begging for a portrait by his hand? In E. L. Konigsburg's intriguing novel, the answer lies with the complex relationship between the genius, his morally questionable young apprentice, and a young duchess whose plain features belie the sensitivity of her soul.

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ISBN-13: 9781442439726
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: June 28th, 2011