Master of many trades

by thewheatandthechaff

Renaissance man: Portrait of a Young Gentleman in His Studio by Lorenzo Lotto, c. 1530. Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice.

Renaissance man: Portrait of a Young Gentleman in His Studio by Lorenzo Lotto, c. 1530. Gallerie dell’Accademia, Venice.

Our age reveres the specialist but, Robert Twigger argues for Aeon, humans are natural polymaths, at our best when we turn our minds to many things.

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