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Da Vinchi was a man who understood the beauty of science and art, and was just the mind Renaissance-era Italy needed. He was always concocting new fantastical ideas and loved learning anything and everything.
Like da Vinchi, you have an insatiable curiosity and also a bit of a perfectionist streak. You have the potential to create art pieces that people will want to spend hours pouring over.
Continue reading to learn more about him and see some of his works. You might get inspired for your next piece!
About da Vinci
Leonardo da Vinci was born on 15th April 1452 as the illigitimate child of Sero Piero and Chaterina. Raised prodominately by his grandfather Antonio, who was a merchant, da Vinci was exposed to many European and Middle Eastern cultures.
Until his death on 2nd May 1519, he dabbled in a huge range of disiplines including art, science, music, engineering and literature. Nowadays he is most well-known for his paintings.
His stunning paintings are the result of hours of experiementing with different painting techniques and his knowledge of anatomy, botany, geology and light.
He was a man who valued all life, and is said to have bought caged birds so he could set them free. He was also a vegetarian.
The Leonardo Museum in Vinci holds the largest collection of models based on his sketches. Very few of his paintings have survived to today.
Self Portrait of Leonardo da Vinci