Artist Project Leonardo Da Vinci The Greatest Mind In The World
Born Apirl 15, 1452, in a small town of Vinci, Italy, Died May 2,1519 by King Francis I Summer place
He was the son of a wealthy Notary
Had many Half Brothers and sisters
He was a male
He had a rivalry with Michelangelo
He was born on April, 15, 1452, Italy, in a small
Tuscan town of Vinci.
He was the son of a wealthy notary, and his mother was a poor peasant.
Family moved to Florence Where he got a high
Was a high intellectual and a great musician.
In 1478 he became a master in working by himself.
He had problem with not finishing paintings
Offered to work for the duke of Milan
His art work also contains mysteries where people all
around are trying to solve it.
Key Historical Event
First he began working for the duke of Milan for architect and war machines, and the duke of Romagana, in 1509
In charge of modifying forts.
Began painting many other portraits but the only one that is well known is called, “The Mona Lisa.”
He liked it a lot because he took it every when ever he traveled. He moved back and forth from Florence to Milan,
During his final years he moved to Rome where he worked for Pope Leo X.
Later moved back to France where he served King Francis I and died on May 2, 1519 by the king’s summer place.
Paintings are religious because he was in the renaissance
Leonardo da Vinci worked on one of his first master piece which called, The Last Supper
Itwas a refectory of Santa Maria Delle Grazie, of Milan.
He made a lot of painting based off of biblical figures.
However he did more than murals, he had architect sketches of bridges, deigns of churches and theaters.
His art work also involved a lot of math and mostly geometry.
He had to save the sculpture of David even though they where rivals
Mona Lisa II
In the painting, “The Mona Lisa,” it is a figure of a women dressed in a floretine fashion.
Her painting shows the techniques of soft, heavily shaded pictures.
Also her expression, where it is both alluring, and aloof.
The painting is also known or the great mountain Back ground
Last Super II
In the painting, “The Last Supper,” it shows Jesus with his twelve apostles eating the night before his crucifixion.
This painting is miraculous because each person is drawled with detail and preciousness.
There is a green nature background
There is nice thick colors
Each persons expression is very detailed
Madonna Litta II
In the painting “Madonna Litta,” it is a image of a young women holding a baby, breast feeding.
It is a significant painting because it is only one of the few portraits that survived during his life time.
It shows great details on the coloring and the expressions.
Also da Vinci did a nice job with the back round and the shading
The Virgin Of The Rocks
The Virgin Of The Rocks II
Finally in the painting, “The Virgin of the Rocks,” is an image of three angles and a lady sitting in front of two rocks.
This paintings was one of Da Vinci’s first paintings.
The background shows a nice nature background even though it they are in a cave
He also did a nice job of shade inside the cave
The painting does a good job of showing the person that it is a calm and bright place.
The expressions of the Angels and the Virgin were great
It is a picture of Noah and his arch
He is a religious figure
Shading of the oceans and mountain
It was created in 6/5/10 at 3:00 pm
Leonardo was has created one of the most expensive and beautiful paintings of all times. He has also influenced our modern technology. For example he was one of the original creators of the helicopter. It was challenging to research him because he accomplished a lot, but I learned a lot more about him and it was worth it.