Discovering the Unlimited World of Leonardo Da Vinci

Italy, Rome Guide (B): Discovering the Unlimited World of Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci, the renaissance intellect who changed the world with his contributions in many ways. Words are not enough to describe Da Vinci, having a diverse interest; so he has been one of the most exceptional people of all times. As a keen observer, Leonardo always wanted to discover the secrets of nature. He had a good imagination which was passing way beyond the limits of the era that he lived.

This outstanding boy was born in 1452 in the town of Vinci, as a great gift to Italy. Because he was the illegitimate son of a lawyer dad and a peasant mom, Leonardo could not get a good education as other children got, who are coming from high-class families. This boy had something different, he had tendency to art and his family soon recognized his skills.

Leonardo’s artist career started when he was sent to Florence, as a pupil to Andrea del Verrocchio who was at that moment painting “Baptism of Christ”. The painting was finished in 1475, and currently being exhibited in Uffizi Gallery. Leonardo improved his artistic skills during apprenticeship period and became an independent master in 1478. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Discovering the Unlimited World of Leonardo Da Vinci
Guide Location: Italy » Rome
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
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