Florence; studied Roman architecture and art; shallow relief style; Made the David
Florence; painter, craftsman, sculptor, architect, engineer, scientists; Made The Last Supper
Florence, Italy; sculptor, painter, architect, poet; influenced western art; Made The Creation of Man and David
Florence; painter; Lorenzo Medici-patron; Made Birth of Venus
Florence, Italy; interested in mathematics; studied in Rome; Made Santa Maria del Fiore
Rome, Papal States; master painter and architect; Made The School of Athens
Jan Van Eyeck
Belgium, Netherlands; oil painter, did alterpiece; painter; Flemmish School; Made Marrige of Arnolfini
Netherlands; Flemmish School; landscapes, scenes of peasant life, sometimes vulgar; made Peasant Wedding and Hunter in the Snow
Germany; image of pandemonium and doom; death, famine, war and pestilence wreak havoc on society; made The Four Horsemen of the Apocolypce
What was the original David?
bronze; first unsupported sculpture since classical times; young nude male; made by Donatello
What was The Last Supper?
right after Jesus announced one would betray him; medium; made by Leonardo
What was the Mona Lisa?
gentle, Florence lady; heavily shaded; mountainous landscape; expression; made by Leonardo
What was The Creation of Man?
God creating Adam and Eve under his arm; made by Michaelangelo
What was the David made later?
gigantic marble structure; symbolize power of France; made by Michaelangelo
What was The Birth of Venus?
blown towards the shore, neck too longm, shoulders too narrow; made by Bottecelli
What was the Santa Maria del Fliore (Duomo)?
closed circle with scaffold frame (building); made by Brunelleschi
What was The School of Athens?
shows greatest philosopher, scientists, mathematicians of classical; congregations of great philosophers and scientist of the ancient world; made by Raphael
What was The Marriage of Arfolfini?
wedding certificate; dog symbolized fidelity (loyalty); a lot detail; made by Jac Van Eyck
What was the Peasant Wedding?
full of zest, lively; made by Pieter Brueghel
What was The Four Horsemen of the Apocolypse?
woodcut- artwork was etmched into wooden block