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Finding a job is never easy, not even back in the “good old days” of the distant past and not even if you’re Leonardo da Vinci, famous artist.
So when Leonardo decided to leave Florence for Milan in 1482, he wrote a long letter describing his talents. He sent it to the powerful duke, Ludovico Sforza, hoping to get a job. Here’s part of the letter.