Leonardo Da Vinci Biography And Artwork
...Artwork The artist chosen for this assignment is Leonardo Da Vinci, the most famous Italian polymath. Da Vinci is fondly called ‘archetype of the Renaissance man’, for he gained prominence as a scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, painter, sculptor, architect, botanist, and musician and writer. As Killinger points out, Leonardo along with other humanists and Renaissance artists like Donato Bramante (1514) adorned the most famous Sforza Ludovico's (1479-1500) court (71). His works generally contained drawings, scientific diagrams, and his thoughts on the nature of painting. His three greatest works are Mona Lisa, the Last Supper, and Vitruvian Man... Leonardo Da Vinci Biography And...