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    The Renaissance is celebrated for having been a period of remarkable advancement in the fields pertaining to art, literature, and science. However, with such advancements rendered too, anatomical innovation. Progress relating to European medical knowledge was principally attributed to a renewed curiosity in the ancient concepts of the Greek and Roman civilizations. The Renaissance too denoted a decline in Christianity in art, as society moved away from a strictly religious reawakening present in

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    I. Brief Biography A. Childhood Leonardo da Vinci was born on April 15, 1452, in a farmhouse nestled amid the rolling hills of Tuscany outside the village of Anchiano in modern Italy. Born out of wedlock to respected Florentine notary Ser Piero and a young peasant woman named Caterina, he was raised by his father and his stepmothers. Little is known about Leonardo's early life. He spent his first five years in the hamlet of Anchiano in the home of his mother, then from 1457 he lived in the household

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    field but one of the most influential mathematicians was Leonardo da Vinci. Genius, renowned and ahead of his time, Leonardo Da Vinci has been called all of these from the time he began changing the world and still is to this day. I chose Leonardo da Vinci to as my scientist because of how progressive da Vinci was within his designs. The power of mathematics and da Vinci’s mind brought humanity amazing new things and ideas. Though Da Vinci is most known for his superior artistic talents, he was also

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    Leonardo Da Vinci… What is thought of by you when you hear the name Leonardo Da Vinci. I think greatness, Intelligence that the world could not comprehend during his time. There are multiple things that I am going to talk to you about mostly his work and some of his life and connections with people. So, his life, his childhood is interesting he has seven brothers and three sisters, and two other siblings that are not mentioned. All of his brothers have different last names so I’m thinking that

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    their own separate ways, and are used individually to portray different meanings. As for the work of Leonardo Da Vinci, his scientifically proportionate, realistically three-dimensional way of skillfully detailed painting brings his work to a masterful scale. His commissioned work (as well as personal pieces) is known worldwide, and his remarkable talent traces every single piece. Leonardo Da Vinci set standards for similar artists everywhere. Leonardo’s most famous piece is titled, the “Mona Lisa”

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    History 101 | Leonardo Da Vinci | Renaissance Pioneer | | Luis Quelhas | 11/13/2012 | | Leonardo Da Vinci was born on April 15, 1452. His father was a wealthy notary, named Piero Fruosino di Antonio da Vinci. His mother Caterina was a sixteen year old peasant girl. Leonardo had no surname when born and took the name Da Vinci meaning from Vinci, the small town in Florence where he was born. Throughout his life Leonardo faced many hardships. From 1457 he lived in the household of

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    Leonardo da Vinci was one of the stunning craftsmen back in the 1500's. He was a painter, stone carver, planner, builder, and a researcher. Amid the Renaissance, the depictions that he drew were colossal. He drew works of art like the Mona Lisa and the Last Dinner. He went to different spots to influence his fantasy to work out as expected. Leonardo began off as a collaborator, yet transformed into a pioneer and a craftsman later in his life. After Leonardo turned 15, his dad chose to take him to

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    the Rocks). These two altarpieces are being showcased in particular in this exhibition because they share a location in the same Milanese church, the San Francesco Grande, and most importantly the same artist (although this has been debated), Leonardo Da Vinci, painted both versions of the altarpiece. Further, another reason why they are being portrayed in this exhibition is due to the debates over their authenticity, even though they are 15 years apart in conception. Additionally, the two pieces share

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    Leonardo Da Vinci: The Renaissance man Leonardo Da Vinci was a successful man in more areas than artwork. From the time he was a boy, he began studying the arts as well as the ideas of science, medicine, machinery, and much more. Da Vinci’s history is reflected in his paintings and inventions that have been able to change the world of then and now. Leonardo’s artistic vision led him down a prosperous path of life that has made him one of the most innovative individuals the world has seen. With the

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    Leonardo da Vinci was born in 1452 in Vinci, Tuscany, during a time called the Renaissance. His creations of art and advancements in science not only surpassed those of his time, but have contributed to the fundamentals of modern day technology and are arguably the greatest in history. Many of da Vinci's paintings remain today as proof of his pioneered techniques, brilliance, and talent. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language defines "renaissance man" as "[a] man who has broad

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