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Modern World History: The Renaissance in Florence

Northern Renaissance

 
Solomon and the Queen of Sheba' 1437. Tempera on Wood. Fragment of an altarpiece. Konrad or Conrad Witz (c1400-1446) German Northern Renaissance painter. Fabric Silk Metal Gold Cup and Cover
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest, "Solomon And The Queen Of Sheba' 1437. Tempera On Wood. Fragment Of An Altarpiece. Konrad Or Conrad Witz (c1400-1446) German Northern Renaissance Painter. Fabric Silk Metal Gold Cup And Cover ", accessed 16 Aug 2012, http://quest.eb.com/images/300_2283882.
 
 
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Alberti

Alberti, Leon Battista (1404-72). Diaphanorama - Iglesia de Santa Maria Novella - Renacimiento Italiano
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest, "ALBERTI", accessed 17 Aug 2012, http://quest.eb.com/images/144_1455897.

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Botticelli

Botticelli: Birth of Venus. - Canvas, c1480.
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest, "BOTTICELLI: BIRTH OF VENUS. - Canvas, C1480.", accessed 7 Aug 2012, http://quest.eb.com/images/140_1643047.

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Brunelleschi

Pazzi Chapel, designed by Filippo Brunelleschi and located in the cloister of the Church of Santa Croce in Florence
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest, "Brunelleschi, Filippo", accessed 7 Aug 2012, http://quest.eb.com/images/153_2389758.

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Donatello

The Pazzi Madonna (Virgin and Child) Marble, c1417-18. Donatello (c1386-1466) Florentine sculptor. Italian.
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest, "The Pazzi Madonna (Virgin And Child) Marble, C1417-18. Donatello (c1386-1466) Florentine Sculptor. Italian.", accessed 7 Aug 2012, http://quest.eb.com/images/300_2292344.

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Ghiberti

 
Detail of Ghiberti's Doors at the Duomo, Florence, Italy. Architect: Lorenzo Ghiberti.
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest, "Detail Of Ghiberti's Doors At The Duomo", accessed 7 Aug 2012, http://quest.eb.com/images/111_1503126.
 
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Michelangelo

Michelangelo's David, housed in The Accademy Gallery in Florence
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da Vinci

The Rule of Proportions by Leonardo Da Vinci.
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Van Eyck

The Crucifixion Created by Van Eyck Jan ,Van Eyck Hubert - All. Crucifixion Madonna St John bystanders/onlookers cross town skyline buildings on background architecture white pink blue green red brown tones/hues - Italy, Venice, Ca' d'Oro
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest, "The Crucifixion Created By Van Eyck Jan ,Van Eyck Hubert", accessed 7 Aug 2012, http://quest.eb.com/images/135_1594618.

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Raphael

The School of Athens 1509-11 Raphael (1483-1520 Italian) Fresco Stanza della Segnatura, Palazzi Pontifici, Vatican City Painting Details: 1509-11 - fresco - Stanza della Segnatura, Palazzi Pontifici, Vatican City Artist Details: Raphael, 1483 - 1520, Italian
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