Leonardo Da Vinci : The Father Of The Renaissance Essay

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Leonardo Da Vinci is known to everyone as the father of the renaissance for the “Renaissance Man” for everything that he contributed during his lifetime. He is the one who invented the high renaissance style he was amused by a lot of things not just painting as everyone knows him for. He also was known for his sculptors, and his inventions, Leonardo was very concern with the laws of science and nature (Leonardo Da Vinci Bio).
Leonardo was born in April 15, 1452 in Vinci, Italy his parents were never married. His father was a Ser Piero was a Florentine notary and landlord while his mother Caterina was a young peasant, he was raised by his father, and his stepmothers (Leonardo Da Vinci Bio). By the age of 15 Da Vinci was the apprentice of artist Antonio del Verrocchio where he said for 10 years refining his painting and sculpting techniques, and trained in mechanical arts (Leonardo Da Vinci). At the age of 20 Da Vinci was offered a membership to the painters’ guild of Florence, he stayed and worked with Verrocchio instead till he became an independent painter. He began his first commissioned work in the year 1482 he began to paint “The Adoration of the Magi” for San Donato a scopeto monastery (Leonardo da Vinci). Shortly after starting the painting he relocated to Milan to work for the ruling Sforza clan without finishing the painting for San Donato. He was commissioned to work in Milan as a engineer, painter, architect, and as a sculptor. His first job was to crate a…

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