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CP World History (Unit 6, #3)

______________________________

Name
Date ___________________ Pd

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The Art of the Renaissance


I. The Renaissance
A. The revival of ___________________ in Europe helped bring an end to the
__________________________________ & gave rise to the Renaissance
1. Increased trade gave rise to ______________________ city-states & a wealthy middle class of
bankers & merchants
2. Wealthy __________________ & ___________________ wanted to show off their new status by
commissioning art
3. The rise of cities brought ______________________ together which led to new techniques &
______________ of art
B. The most important Italian city-state was _______________________; In this wealthy trade city, the
Renaissance began
1. Florence was home to the ________________ family, the wealthiest & most powerful
________________ in Europe
2. The Medici used their wealth to commission art for themselves & to
_______________________________ Florence
II. Renaissance Art
A. New styles & techniques of Renaissance art
1. ________________________ & emotion
2. ________________________: inspiration from Greece &
Rome
3. Emphasis on individuals & _________________
between people

4. _______________________
arrangements
5.
___________________________________
6. Using _____________________ &
shadows

B. Renaissance artists
1. Donatello was the 1st great ____________________ of the Renaissance
a. Donatello revived the _________________________ (_________________________________) style of
sculpture that
were realistic & could be viewed from
____________________________
b. Donatellos
sculpture of the

___________ was the 1st large, free-standing human


Renaissance

2. Michelangelo
most famous
artists:

was one of the


Renaissance

a. He was a
architect, &

_____________,
poet

b. His sculptures & paintings showed


_______________________, detail of the human
_________________, & expression to show personality
& _________________________________
c. Michelangelo sculptures Pieta& David are considered
__________________

________________,

d. Michelangelos ______________________ work is the 130 ft x 44 ft ceiling of the


_______________________________________ which shows Biblical images of amazing detail,
power, & beauty
3.

Leonardo da Vinci was a true


_____________________________________________
a. He was a _______________________ & sculptor whose art was known
for incredible _______________________ & emotion
b. He was also an ___________________________ & scientist whose
sketches reveal observations about human
____________________________ & new engineering technology
c. His ___________________________________ shows Jesus last meeting with the
12 apostles before the crucifixion; the facial expressions, detail, emotion
made it a masterpiece
d. Leonardo da Vincis greatest ______________________________________________
was the ________________________________________ which was known for its
emotion & depth

4. Raphael ______________________________ Renaissance


painting
a. He improved ________________________ and
__________________ by studying Leonardo & Michelangelo
b. Raphael became the _________________ painter of the
___________ because of his amazing detailed paintings
showing a combination of famous _________________ &
_____________________ along with Renaissance people
c. Raphaels greatest painting was
_______________________________________________ which blended
Classical figures from Greece & Rome with important people from the
___________________________________
5. Brunelleschi was Florences greatest _______________________________:
a. He studied the Roman ______________________________ when he built the
Cuppolo of Maria del Fiore ______________________ in Florence
b. The __________________ inspired modern building designs
III. The Northern Renaissance
A. The Renaissance spread from ___________________ as scholars &
_________________________ from other areas visited Italian city-states; As these
ideas ____________________________, this __________________________
Renaissance developed its own characteristics
1. The Renaissance in _______________ was most known for its unique
____________________
2. The Renaissance in _______________ was most known for literature,
especially the plays of
________________________________________________________
3. The Renaissance in the _________________________________________ was most
known for ________________________ in art

Comparing Medieval and Renaissance Art


Art example A is: Medieval or Renaissance

Art example F is: Medieval or Renaissance

because

because

Art example B is: Medieval or Renaissance


because

Art example G is: Medieval or Renaissance


because

Art example C is: Medieval or Renaissance


because

Art example H is: Medieval or Renaissance


because

Art example D is: Medieval or Renaissance


because

Art example I is: Medieval or Renaissance


because

Art example E is: Medieval or Renaissance


because

Art example J is: Medieval or Renaissance


because