Leonardos Incessant Last Supper Princeton University Press

Leonardo started operate on The Final Supper in 1495 and completed it in 1498—he did not operate on the painting constantly. The beginning date is not specific, as the archives of the convent for the period have been destroyed, and a document dated 1497 indicates that the painting was practically completed at that date. The painting was commissioned by Sforza to be the centerpiece of the mausoleum. The Last Supper…Read More