Apr 15, 1452
Leonardo was bornLeonardo was born in Vinci.
His father took him to FlorenceHe learnt and worked for an artist Verrocchio, where he learnt loads of technical skills, including metalworking, drawing and sculpting.
Earliest known work is a drawing in quill pen and ink of the Arno River
Leonardo worked for the Duke of MilanHe completed only six works, including the famous"Stanza delle Assi"
Leonardo Painted "vitruvian man"The drawing is a study of the human body, mathematics and architecture, based on the ideas of an ancient Roman architect Vitruvius.
Leonardo Painted "Last Supper"It shows Jesus and his 12 Apostles eating a meal in a scene from the Christian bible.
Leonardo went back to Florence
Leonardo worked for Cesare Borgia
Leonardo Painted "Mona Lisa"It is a small picture, painted in oil on a wooden panel.
Leonardo went back to Milan
Leonardo went to RomeIn Roma Leonardo engaged in studies on mirrors of great size and projects for draining the Paludi Pontine, swamplands that had been owned by Giuliano de’ Medici since 1515, a project he carried out during his stay in the papal city.
May 2, 1519
He diedLeonardo died.
his tomb is in Saint-Hubert chapel, Amboise, France.