Apr 16, 1400
The RenaissanceRENAISSANCE. The Renaissance is one of the most interesting and disputed periods of European history. Many scholars see it as a unique time with characteristics all its own. A second group views the Renaissance as the first two to three centuries of a larger era in European history usually called early modern Europe, which began in the late fifteenth century and ended on the eve of the French Revolution (1789) or with the close of the Napoleonic era (1815). <http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Ren
Period: Apr 16, 1400 to
Renaisssance Periodby Jessie Jones
Dr. Gregory Downing
Apr 16, 1413
Renaissance LiteratureCanterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chancer known as the Father of English literature,is widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages and was the first poet to be buried in Poets' Corner of Westminster Abbey.
Apr 16, 1446
Renaissance PaintingItalian Renaissance, Two Farmers
By Piero della-Francesa,
Apr 16, 1450
Renaissance SculptureBy Michelangelo Buonarroti, Michelangelos's Pieta
Italian Renaissance sculpture. This famous work of art depicts the body of Jesus on the lap of his mother Mary after the Crucifixion.
Apr 16, 1460
Renaissaance PaintingBy Fra Filippo Lippi paintinng, Madonna and Child with two Angels
Renaissance Florence, Italy
Apr 16, 1470
Renaissance Sacred Musicby Josquin des Prez
Josquin composed more than one hundred motets and at least seventeen Masses, also numerous secular pieces.< Kristine Forney & Joseph Machlis. The Enjoyment of Music. 10th Ed W. W. Norton & Company. 500 Fifth Ave, New York, NY. 2007>
Apr 16, 1484
Italian RenaissanceBy Leonardo Da Vinci, Last Supper
Italian Renaissance Famous painting
Apr 16, 1498
Renaissance LiteratureNicolo Machiavelli was an Italian Renaissance historian, politician, diplomat, philosopher, humanist, and writer. He was called the founder of political science.
Apr 16, 1501
Renaissance SculptureBy Michelangelo Buonarroti
14.0 ft marble statue depicting the Biblical hero David
Apr 16, 1507
Renaissance ArchitectureThe Tempietto by Danato Bramante
San Pietro Montorio, Rome
Apr 16, 1520
Renaissance Painting Frescothe Creation of Adam, by Michelangelo of the Sistine Chapel Ceiling Fresco, Famous painting
Apr 16, 1545
Renaissance ArchitectureItalian Renaissance Architecture, Palazzo Pitti,
The palace was bought by the Medici family
Apr 16, 1575
Renaissance MusicBy Thomas Tallis, is considered one of England's greatest composers, in anthologies of English choral music.
Renaissance Secular MusicClaudio Monteverdi published eight bookd of Madrigals spanned from Renaissance to Baroque. Most important secular genre or poetry and music. < Kristine Forney & Joseph Machlis. The Enjoyment of Music. 10th Ed W. W. Norton & Company. 500 Fifth Ave, New York, NY. 2007>
Renaissance LiteratureEngish Renaissance, William Shakespear was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
Renaissance SculptureSaint Teresa,Gian Lorenzo Berini, major figure in the world of architecture, he was the leading sculptor of his age, credited with creating the Baroque style of sculpture.]As one scholar has commented, "What Shakespeare is to drama, Bernini may be to sculpture. https://quizlet.com/133223405/timeline-renaissance-through-baroque-1400-1700-ce-flash-cards/
Renaissance ArchitectureHall of MIrrors, The Palace at Versailles, 1669, CE, Versailles, France, Masonry, stone, wood, iron, and gold leaf; marble and bronze. Begun by Louis Xll
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Renaissance Painting FrescoGiovanni Battista Gaulla, Triumph in the Name of Jesus, 1679, CE, Rome, Italy, illusionistic ceiling fresco and stucco.
Miichelangelo's MosesBy Michangelo Buonarroti, housed in the Church of San Pietro in
Vincoli, Rome in the High Renaissane period commissioned by Pope Julius ll for his tomb.
Renaissance SculptureChan Patriarch Bodhidharma. China is one of the wealthier and more populous nations in the world during this period, largely due to efficient production and trade in tea and luxury goods such as silk and porcelain.
Renaissance ArtScroll Cover for Imperial Calligraphy, China, This wonderful textile illustrates the continuation of the use of luxurious tapestries as covers for paintings and calligraphies.
Renaissance ArchitectureMission San Xavier del Bac is a historic Spanish Catholic mission located about 10 miles (16 km) south of downtown Tucson, Arizona, on the Tohono O'odham San Xavier Indian Reservation.
Renaissance Literature and PaintingWilliam Blake was an English poet, painter, and printmaker. Largely unrecognised during his lifetime, Blake is now considered a seminal figure in the history of the poetry and visual arts of the Romantic Age. Created "Pity" as the "Large Colour Prints".