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Sex and ‘The Last Supper’

It was queer from the start, and got better

When Christianity tries to see Jesus, it turns to queer artists—from Michelangelo to Leonardo to Caravaggio and beyond.

But I’m thinking of Leonardo da Vinci, whose was, unlike Michelangelo, not even Christian, and as the art critic Kenneth Clark notes, “gladly allowed his homosexuality to penetrate to the depth of his being.”

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