The Renaissance


Artists of the Early Renaissance

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The Renaissance lasted approximately from 1200 to 1700 A.D.. The artists we usually associate with the early Renaissance are Giotto, Ghiberti, Brunelleschi, Donatello, and the patron of the arts Casimo de' Medici

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Early Explorers

Early Explorers

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Leonardo DaVinci

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Besieged Italy

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