Leonardo Da Vinci

The Renaissance Man

Background

  • Leonardo Da Vinci was born on April 15th, 1452 in Vinci, Italy
  • He Lived with his father
  • Upper-Middle class family
  • At age 14 he apprenticed one of the most successful artist of his day, Verrochio

Achievements

  • The Mona Lisa ( Unknown who the women is) One of few paintings he finished
  • The Last Supper
  • The Madonna of the rocks
  • He Sketched the first Parachute, Helicopter, Tank, Paddle Boat, calculator, and Motor boat
  • He designed War Machines

Impact On Today

  • He changed the way people painted and made sculptures
  • He showed realistic art form
  • He showed emotion and movement in his paintings

Interesting Facts

Citation

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