Presentation on theme: "Leonardo Da Vinci Genius of the Century By Cameron Moore"— Presentation transcript:
1 Leonardo 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.
2 Accomplishments 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.
3 Qualities and Facts Painted many famous paintings Wrote two Madrid notebooksThere are fewer than 30 of his paintings left
4 Obstacles and Challenges Most likely suffered from dyslexiaHad attention deficit disorder
5 Timeline: 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
6 Timeline: 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
7 Cited 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: