Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci(1452-1519),a Renaissance was most well known for being a painter, but he was the embodiment of a "Renaissance Man." He was a sculptor, musician, writer, inventor and so much more. DaVinci paintings are the most recreated works of art, and his painting Mona Lisa is the most well known painting of all time. His other abilities, like his knowledge of the human body and his work with optics, allowed him to paint in a very detailed manner.