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3 Renaissance Art

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Jacob Burckhardt
20th century scholar of the Renaissance in Italy
Giotto
Represented a clear departure from the stiff, unnatural, "saintly" style of medieval religious art. Used color and shadow.
Masaccio
Used mathmatical precision to give dimension and depth to his figures
Perspective
Point of view
Chiaroscuro
Darkness and shadow
Lamentation Over the Dead Christ
Giotto
The Holy Trinity
Masaccio
Leonardo da Vinci
Artist of the High Renaissance who also excelled in science and engineering. Known for his study in perspective.
Mona Lisa
Leonardo da Vinci
The Last Supper
Leonardo da Vinci
Sandro Botticelli
Figures from classical mythology and literature often were his subjects. His works showed a fascination with the accurate observation of nature
La Primavera
Sandro Botticelli
Birth of Venus
Sandro Botticelli
Alexander VI, Julius II, and Leo X
Three great Renaissance popes
Michelangelo
Greatest figure of the Roman Renaissance, considered himself a sculptor.
David
Sculpted by Michelangelo
Sistine Chapel Ceiling
Michelangelo
The Last Judgment
Michelangelo, 35 years after the Sistine Chapel in the same building.
Dome Michelangelo designed
dome of St. Peters Basilica
Raphael
most noted for his harmoniously beautiful paintings, particularly his portraits of the Virgin
Madonna of the Chair and Modanna of the Meadow
Raphael
School of Athens
Raphael
State that rose as Rome declined
Venice
Feast in the House of Levi
Veronese