The Artist Birthday Series

Andrea del Sarto

Today’s Artist Birthday: Andrea del Sarto Andrea del Sarto (1486–1530) was an Italian painter from Florence, whose career flourished during the High Renaissance and early Mannerism. Though highly regarded during his lifetime as an artist senza errori (“without errors”), his renown was eclipsed after his death by that of his contemporaries, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo… Read More Andrea del Sarto

The Artist Birthday Series

Leonardo da Vinci

Today’s Artist Birthday: Leonardo da Vinci (15 April 1452 – 2 May 1519) An introduction to the man that needs no introduction: Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci, more commonly Leonardo da Vinci or simply Leonardo, was an Italian polymath whose areas of interest included invention, painting, sculpting, architecture, science, music, mathematics, engineering, literature, anatomy,… Read More Leonardo da Vinci