Leonardo da Vinci by Anna Abraham

By Anna Abraham

Leonardo da Vinci personified the Renaissance, the extreme age within which he lived. most sensible often called one of many world's maximum painters, he sketched the rules for innovations that may now not come to fruition for hundreds of years. Born a bastard in a hillside village in northern Italy, Leonardo grew to become the protégé of princes, popes, and kings. He mastered such a lot of branches of technological know-how that students nonetheless debate even if he was once higher as an anatomist, botanist, cartographer, engineer, geographer, or naturalist.

Nevertheless, he died unsatisfied, believing he had didn't paintings the miracles of which he had dreamed. this is his outstanding tale.

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