Château du Clos Lucé Manor House in Amboise, France, Europe


Leonardo da Vinci moves to France at the invitation of King Francoise I. He is granted the post of First Painter, Engineer and Architect of the King. Leonardo, and his pupils, Francesco Melzi and Giocomo Salai move into the chateau of Cloux near Amboise.
Leonardo da Vinci takes the Mona Lisa with him on his journey to his final residence at a _chateaux_ in Amboise.


May 3

Leonardo da Vinci dies at Château du Clos Lucé. He is originally buried in the Church of St Valentine at Amboise.

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Mona Lisa oil painting


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