[lightbox link=”https://www.pilloledistoria.it/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/leonardo_da_vinci-3_jpeg_620x250_crop_upscale_q85.jpg” thumb=”https://www.pilloledistoria.it/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/leonardo_da_vinci-3_jpeg_620x250_crop_upscale_q85-300×120.jpg” width=”300″ align=”center” title=”Leonardo da Vinci, Self Portrait” frame=”true” icon=”image” caption=”Leonardo da Vinci, Self Portrait”]The great Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) was a stalker?

For sure we only know that the genius of our Renaissance suffered in 1476 a trial for sodomy, case in which he was involved along with his other comrades as he attended the Verrocchio's workshop, a Florence.

The charge was to molesting a seventeen year, of Jacopo Satarelli, apprentice goldsmith.

After a brief stint in jail, Leonardo and the other defendants were acquitted because sentenced after an anonymous complaint, that the law then in force could not be accepted; later, After further review of the matter, all ended with the decision not to prosecute and the matter was permanently closed.

L’homosexuality Leonardo is a matter determined, but really hard to imagine him in the role of a molester of young; the papers relating to the judicial proceeding that saw him involved, it's difficult, indeed impossible, traced with accuracy to the actual dynamics of the facts, Therefore, the question remains (photo: mauxa.com)