Leonardo da Vinci was a painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. He is considered the most creative man, and he defines the meaning of Renaissance Man. His painting Mona Lisa is the most famous and most parodied portrait.
August 12 2013Due date
September 12 2013
What is Renaissance?
- What does it mean?
- the background of the time.
- Who were the leading figures.
- the influence in art, politics, and science.
August 11 2013Due date
September 11 2013
Please illustrate this story:
When Leonardo was a boy. One day, a peasant made himself a round shield and requested that Leonardo's father have it painted for him. Leonardo saw the shield and painted a monster spitting fire. The painting was so terrifying that his father sold it and made a profit, Then he bought a shield decorated with a heart pierced by an arrow, and gave it to the peasant.