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Leonardo da Vinci
Jan Van Eyck
•The humanist movement was a key belief.
•Emphasized secularism and the individual
•Humanists study the classics Humanities
“Whilom, as olde stories tellen us,
Ther was a duc that highte Theseus;
Of Atthenes he was lord and governour,
And in his tyme swich a conquerour,
That gretter was ther noon under the
Ful many a riche contree hadde he wonne,
What with his wysdom and his chivalrie;
He conquered al the regne of Femenye,
That whilom was ycleped Scithia,
And weddede the queene Ypolita,
And broghte hir hoom with hym in his
•The first great artist of the Renaissance.
•He developed a new style of painting with depth and perception.
•Was inspired by Roman architecture for his dome in Florence.
•The Duomo of Florence was the first of its kind.
Renaissance life-like sculptor.
•The High Renaissance took place between 1490 and 1520.
•It’s the final stage of the artistic movement.
•Associated with the three masters: Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, and
•Painter, sculptor, inventor, engineer.
•Wanted to capture the perfection of people and
•One of the best artists in Italy in his time
•Wanted to make his paintings have an
ideal beauty, outshining any human
•Asked to paint the chapel of the Vatican.
•Developed paintings with perfect proportions the more beautiful the
body, the more god-like the person.