Italian Renaissance


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Noun1.Italian Renaissance - the early period when Italy was the center of the RenaissanceItalian Renaissance - the early period when Italy was the center of the Renaissance
Renaissance, Renascence - the period of European history at the close of the Middle Ages and the rise of the modern world; a cultural rebirth from the 14th through the middle of the 17th centuries
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She looked, indeed, like one of those wonderful boys of the Italian Renaissance, whom you may still see at the National Gallery, whose beauty is no denial, but rather the stamp of their slender, supple strength, young painters and sculptors who held the palette for Leonardo, or wielded the chisel for Michelangelo, and anon threw both aside to take up sword for Guelf or Ghibelline in the narrow streets of Florence.
Van Schuylight Suffolk-Jones--came out to his waiting motor-car, wrinkling a contumelious nostril, as usual, at the Italian renaissance sculpture of the soap palace's front elevation.
Leonardo da Vinci is one of the pioneering artists of the Italian Renaissance era, known for his wonderful works such as "The Last Supper" and "Mona Lisa".
The presence of Chinese porcelain in Italian Renaissance paintings tells us that the world, has in some ways, always been global, writes Dr Leah Clark.
The Italian Renaissance in the 19th Century: Revision, Revival, and Return
Il y avait des fois (Once Upon a Time; all translations from the text are my own), attempts to uncover traces of influence from the Italian Renaissance present in this particular fairy tale beginning with Madame de Villeneuve's eighteenth-century French literary work and expanding across a vast array of multimodal adaptations beyond print culture such as film, theater, and ballet.
They also sold 25 originals by European artists, including the Italian Renaissance painter and sculptor Lorenzo di Credi.
Italian Renaissance Art appears in its second updated edition to pack in over 400 images throughout the work-some 250 in full color-and has been expanded to include new works and topics as well as new treatment of mannerism and the role of women in visual arts.
Italian Renaissance Art appears in its second updated edition to pack in over 400 images throughout the work--some 250 in full color- and has been expanded to include new works and topics as well as new treatment of mannerism and the role of women in visual arts.
The last few years have seen a boom in survey books--largely but not exclusively, aimed at undergraduate students, on Italian Renaissance Art.
It will appeal to general readers interested in Italian Renaissance histories of the working class and women's history.
A campaign was launched last year to purchase Diana and Actaeon by the Italian Renaissance artist after its private owner decided to sell.

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