Donatello

By: Starr Robinson

Donatello

Donatello was in the renaissance.But i bet you did not know that the ninja turtle off of the show was named after this famous Italian sculptor.

Facts

Donatello was born in Florence Italy around 1386.

Donatello was also a Italian sculptor.

http://www.biography.com/people/donatello-21032601#early-work

more facts

In 1403 he apprenticed with Florence metal smith and sculptor Lorenzo Ghiberti.

he was the son of Niccolo di Betto Bardi.

he was an craftsman and he was put in the place of working in trades.

he learned metallurgy and the fabrication of metals and other subtances.

by this time Donatello was gaining a reputation for creating imposing.