Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci Quotes

Italy, Artist
April 15, 1452May, 2, 1519.

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (15 April 1452 – 2 May 1519). His areas of interest included invention, painting, sculpting, architecture, science, music, mathematics, engineering, literature, anatomy, geology, astronomy, botany, writing, history, and cartography. He has been variously called the father of palaeontology, ichnology, and architecture, and is widely considered one of the greatest painters of all time. Sometimes credited with the inventions of the parachute, helicopter and tank, he epitomised the Renaissance humanist ideal.

more