The careful observation of nature and subtle three-dimensionality of Ginevra’s face show the new naturalism with which Leonardo would transform Renaissance painting. This was one of the first portraits created in Florence that showed a sitter outdoors. Leonardo da Vinci, "Ginevra de' Benci [detail]," c. 1474/1478, oil on panel
< UFFIZI GALLERY > The Uffizi Gallery (Italian: Galleria degli Uffizi) is a museum in Florence, Italy. It is one of the oldest and most famous art museums of the Western world and contains Medieval and Renaissance works of art of Italian and international famous artists.