Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci

What is Da Vinci most noted for?
Painting
Who were the artist that competed with Da Vinci?
Michelangelo and Raphael
What was Da Vinci’s greatest fault?
He was never able to complete anything
List two of Da Vinci’s most famous painting?
The Mona Lisa and The Last Supper
What happened to Da Vinci horse sculpture?
The French shot it down as target practice
What two other fields were Da Vinci interested in?
Optics,Anatomy,Military Inventions,Map making and Engineering
What three plans of modern technogly that he designed?
Helicopter,Bicycles and Planes
How did Da Vinci paint his figures?
He started with a skeleton and painted from the inside to the outside
What did Da Vinci design to improve sanitation conditions of his time?
The Sewer
What usual method of studying for his time period did Da Vinci use that helped physicians of his day?
Studied and dissected dead corspes
What was the diease the helped his medical research?
The Bubonic Plague(Black Death)
What trouble did his medical research cause him?
People thought he worshipped the dead
Who was Da Vinci’s teacher?
Verrocchio
Why did Da Vinci’s teacher retired?
Da Vinci surrpassed Verrocchio in painting
What seemed to be the cause for Da Vinci feeling that he was a misfit?
Being born out of wedlock and being raised by his wealthy lawyer father,Da Vinci felt that his peasant mother rejected him
For what method of perspective id Da Vinci noted for perfecting?
Foreshortening