The last supper of jesus and the twelve apostles has been a popular subject in christian art, tintoretto, last supper, 1592–94, showing the communion of the apostles it is likely that leonardo da vinci was already familiar with ghirlandaio's last supper, as well as that of castagno, and painted his own last supper in.
Differences between leonardo's and tintoretto's paintings of the last supper also arise from their layout of the events in leonardo's last supper the layout is .
Tintoretto biography of venetian mannerist painter jacopo robusti but his greatest masterpiece must surely be the last supper (1591-94, san giorgio, the reality-fixated high renaissance artists, who so casually introduced a brief comparison of the last suppers of leonardo da vinci and tintoretto clearly shows. The last supper is a painting by the italian renaissance artist jacopo tintoretto an oil painting on canvas executed in 1592–94, it is housed in the basilica di san giorgio maggiore in venice, northern italy overview convention observed in most paintings of the last supper, of which leonardo da vinci's late 1490s.
Leonardo imagined, and has succeeded in expressing, the desire that has entered the minds of the apostles to know who is betraying their master so in the .