Early ren. architect. Designed the San Lorenzo and the Cathedral of Florence
Created first free-standing bronze nude since antiquity. 'Father of Renaissance sculpture"
'Father of Renaissance painting", Painted the Funeral of St. Francis
Birth of Venus & Primavera. Last of early Renaissance painters
Painted ceiling of Sistine Chapel. "Creation" and "Last Judgement"
Leonardo Da Vinci
painter, sculptor, architect, engineer, musician (universal person) most famous work is "Mona Lisa". Also painted "The Last Supper" and "Vitruvian Man"
student of Michelangelo. "The School of Athens"
"Here I am, a gentleman; at home, a sponger. "Adoration of the Trinity", used himself as the model for Jesus
Jan Van Euck
"Adoration of the Lamb" and "Giovanni and His Wife"
mainly peasants and landscapes. Attended a Flemish school. "The Wedding Feast" "The Beggars"
Author and civic humanist. Wrote Utopia, which critisized modern society. was executed by Henry VIII in 1535
Dutch humanist, author. Wrote Praise of Folly, which critisized the Catholic church. He believed in the philosophy of christ, not religion. "Julius Excluded From Heaven"
French humanist. Authored Gargantua & Puntagruel. "Eat, drink, and be merry."