When Did Leonardo paint Jesus?
Leonardo painted Salvator Mundi around 1500, possibly for Louis XII of France, according to Christie’s.
Why Did Leonardo paint the Last Supper?
The main function of da Vinci’s Last Supper would be to depict the story of Christ announcing to his disciples that one of them will betray him. It also functions to represent the serenity and power of Jesus compared to the chaos and emotion of humans.