Leonardo Da Vinci was a great sculptor, polymath, painter, mathematician, inventor and writer.
Leonardo Da Vinciwas born in April 15 1452 in the Tuscan hill town of Vinci, in the lower valley of the Arno River in the territory of Florence. He was theillegitimate son of the wealthy Messer Piero Fruosino.
When Leonardo was sixteen his father married again, twenty-year-old FrancescaLanfredini. It was not until his third and fourth marriages that Ser Pier produced. In later life, biographer of Renaissance painters tells of how alocal peasant made himself a round shield and requested that Ser Piero have it painted for him. Leonardo responded with a painting ofmonster spitting fire which was so terrifying that Ser Piero sold it to a Florentine art dealer, who sold it to the Duke of Milan. Meanwhile,having made a profit, Ser Piero bought a shield decorated with a heart pierced by an arrow, which he gave to the peasant.
Leonardo Da Vincistarted painting the Mona Lisa or also called La Gioconda in 1504, he take 4 years to paint the Mona Lisa but he never finished painting theMona Lisa because his humor he is very popular because he never finished completely a work.
Leonardo da vinci dies in 23 of august in 1519 ,in the Cloux castle in his 71 years of life Da Vinci did great things and he will be ever recordes as the greatest painter of all the times.