Leonardo da Vinci:More than just an Artist

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"Learning is the only thing the mind never exhausts, never fears, and never regrets." These are the exact words of a mastermind who drastically altered human history. Leonardo da Vinci, the man who always wanted to learn more, believed in the impossible and consistently tried to take the world one step further. Background: Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci or, better known as Leonardo da Vinci was born Saturday April 15, 1452 at 10:30 at night. Born in Vinci, Italy Leonardo took the sir name "da Vinci" or of Vinci. Da Vinci grew up in Vinci with his father and many siblings, his mother went on and married someone else, as a result Leonardo had a total of 17 brothers and sisters. The town of Vinci had a painting tradition which may have influenced young Leonardo. Da Vinci also had easy entry to intellectual books. Leonardo was so artistically talented that at the age of fifteen he began to apprentice master artists of the time. In 1467 when he stopped and moved on from apprenticing. Problems and Struggles: Leonardo ...
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