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In the 1400 Florence was a republic ruled by ______
In the 1400's who influenced the government?
Wealthy professionals: bankers and merchants
who invented the modern day banking system
the word "Renaissance" refers to:
the rebirth of ancient ideas and values
The ideal Renaissance man was:
_______ were patrons of the arts
______ preached against wealth
_________ was given power when Lorenzo de' Medici died
who is "the Elder"
Giovanni Caboto was important because:
he explored the coast of present day Canada
Who discovered the New World in 1492
Italy's most creative artistic period
The High Renaissance
The High Renaissance began in
The "Last Supper" was created by this artist
Leonardo da vinci
The "Mona Lisa" was painted by the famous
Leonardo Da Vinci
3 famous sculptures:
were created by this artist
This versatile man designed the dome of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome
Michelangelo had 3 discaplines:
The sculpture of David was created by this artist and is located in the city of?
Who was Michelangelo's mail rival?
Raphael was famous for these 2 paintings
School of Athens
The leading architect of the early Renaissance
Filippo Brunelleschi built the highest acheivement of Renaissance architecture which was:
The dome of the Santa Maria del Fiore Church in Florence
Who modeled natural looking sculptures?
This scultor made the largest bronze statue of a rider on a horse since Roman times
What was it called?
This painter was notable for his abilities in perspective
Sandro Botticelli is known for?
The Birth of Venus
Both of Sandro Botticelli's paintings are located at the _______________________
Uffizi Gallery in Florence