Artists
Artists Continued
Authors
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Miscellaneous

100

Italian Sculptor who created the Pieta, David, and the Sistine Chapel
Who is Michelangelo

100

Young Italian artist who focused on Mary and Jesus as well as painting "The School of Athens"
Who is Raphael

100

English poet and playwright who wrote numerous plays under the reign of Elizabeth I
Who is Shakespeare

100

The rebirth of art, culture, and literature in Western Europe
What is Renaissance

100

This man was a great patron of the arts, known as il magnifico
Who is Lorenzo Di Medici

200

Italian artist who created the Mona Lisa, the Last Supper, and a version of the helicopter
Who is Leonardo Da Vinci

200

His paintings were incredibly realistic. Popular in the court of Henry VIII
Who is Hans Holbein the Younger

200

Author of the Prince. A political guide book for rulers
Who is Niccolo Machiavelli

200

A study of the human body and its potential
What is humanism

200

Man who introduced the movable type printing press to Europe
Who is Johann Gutenberg

300

Worked primarily in Bronze. Sculpted David, the Medicis, and himself among other works
Who is Donatello

300

Son of a goldsmith, did woodcarvings and engravings of religious or mythological creatures.
Who is Albrecht Durer

300

Encouraged women to learn to read, wrote Utopia
Who is Sir Thomas More

300

A person who supported an artist financially
What is a Patron

300

Author of the Decameron
Who is Boccaccio

400

Used newly developed oil paints. The Arnolfini Marriage one of his famous works
Who is Jan Van Eyck

400

Female court painter for Philip II of Spain
Who is Sofonisba Anguissola

400

Spanish author of Don Quixote.
Who is Cervantes

400

A worldly life separate from that of the church
What is Secular

400

AUTHOR AND TITLE of the book that created the idea of the Renaissance Man and Woman
What is Castiglione and the Courtier

500

Focused on the life of peasants, painted weddings, funerals, harvests, feasts, etc
Who is Pieter Bruegel the Elder

500

Painted heroic, often murderous women. Trained by her father.
Who is Artemesia Gentileschi

500

French author of "Gargantua and Pantegruel," giants who made fun of society through their actions
Who is Francois Rabelais

500

The common language of the people
What is vernacular

500

AUTHOR AND TITLE of the book that made fun of merchants, lovers, scholars, etc
What is "The Praise of Folly," by Desiderius Erasmus