~~September 22, 2014~~
Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (Italian; 15 April 1452 – 2 May 1519) was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. His genius, perhaps more than that of any other figure, epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal. Leonardo has often been described as the archetype of the Renaissance Man, a man of “unquenchable curiosity” and “feverishly inventive imagination”.
He is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of all time and perhaps the most diversely talented person ever to have lived. According to art historian Helen Gardner, the scope and depth of his interests were without precedent and “his mind and personality seem to us superhuman, the man himself mysterious and remote”. Marco Rosci states that while there is much speculation about Leonardo, his vision of the world is essentially logical rather than mysterious, and that the empirical methods he employed were unusual for his time.
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~~Animated Hero Classics: Leonardo da Vinci~~
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~~Published on Mar 8, 2012~~
Animated Hero Classics: Leonardo da Vinci on DVD
Leonardo Da Vinci shows that rarely do genius and humility live side-by-side in the same person. Yet who could dispute that Leonardo da Vinci- master painter, celebrated artist, and brilliant inventor, centuries ahead of his time-could lay claim to both titles?
The Animated Hero Classic Series on DVD consists of 20 inspiring and educational stories of heroic men and women, with the emphasis placed on their accomplishments in world history and social sciences. The series focuses on the role in which they contributed to developing social, economic and political structures as well as in establishing and spreading ideas that helped to transform the world forever.
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