Presentation on theme: "Leonardo Da Vinci Genius of the Century By Cameron Moore"— Presentation transcript:
1Leonardo Da Vinci Genius of the Century By Cameron Moore April 15, May 2, 1519Place: Born in Archiano, Italy Died in FranceOccupation: Artist, architect, engineer, sculptorFamily Life: Caterina, his Mother was a young peasant women, San Piero, his Father was a landlord and a notaryEducation: Saper Vedere was the great theme of his studies. He learned in school about writing, reading, and arithmetic. He did not seriously study Latin, until much later in his life.
2Accomplishments and Significance Thought (made some of them) of many inventions including tanks, flying machine, parachute, and many other things.Painted many paintings including: the Mona Lisa, The Last Supper, St. John the Baptist and many others.
3Qualities and Facts Painted many famous paintings Wrote two Madrid notebooksThere are fewer than 30 of his paintings left
4Obstacles and Challenges Most likely suffered from dyslexiaHad attention deficit disorder
5Timeline: One 1452: Leonardo is born in Archiano on April 15,1452 1472: Twenty year old Leonardo is accepted into the Painters’ Guild of Florence1478: The Annunciation is painted. The work, initially credited to Da Vinci, is now believed to be painted by Lorenzo Di Credi1481: Leonardo begins work on the Adoration of the Magi1482: Leonardo moves to Milan to work for the City’s Duke
6Timeline: Two 1498: The Last Supper is completed 1499: With the Duke of Milan’s fall of power, he leaves and stays in Venice for a while1500: Leonardo returns to Florence1503: Leonardo is commissioned to paint the Mona Lisa1519: May 2, 1519, Leonardo dies in France
7Cited Sources Title: Leonardo da Vinci Biography Date Accessed: 2/27/12URL: -da-vinci-40396Title: Leonardo Da Vinci’s LifeURL:Title: Famous People with DyslexiaDate Accessed: 2/28/12URL: