Renaissance Art and Architecture

Renaissance

Renaissance:

Many ideas came about during the time of the Renaissance. Sculptures were made to be life size and three dimensional. Paintings had depth. In literature people wrote in their own tongue. Many of the things that were made are still around today and you can go see them.

Painting

Sandro Botticeli made the Adoration of the Magi in the Middle Ages in Renaissance Florence.

Sculpture

Michelangelo made David in the 1500s in Piazza della Signoria.

Literature

Dante Alighieri made The Divine Comedy in the 1300s.