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Art & Art History: Italian Renaissance (c. 1400 - 1500 CE)

Renaissance (General Overview)


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Medici Family

c.1370-1451 Niccolò di Piero Lamberti

Donatello (Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi) (1386 - 1466)

Fra Angelico (c.1395 - 1455)

1397-1475 Paolo Uccello

1401-1402 - Sacrifice of Isaac, competition panels (Filippo Brunelleschi & Lorenzo Ghiberti) and North Doors of Florence Baptistery

Massacio (1401 - 1428)

Fra Filippo Lippi (1406 - 1469)

c.1415-1492 Piero Della Francesca

c.1417/21 - 1457 Andrea del Castagno

1425-1427/8 - Holy Trinity (Masaccio)

Holy Trinity, Masaccio

1427 Expulsion from the Garden of Eden (Brancacci Chapel, Santa Maria del Carmine frescoes) (Masaccio)

c.1429-1507 Gentile Bellini

c.1430-1516 Giovanni Bellini

Andrea Mantegna (1431 - 1506)

c.1431-1498 Antonio del Pollaiuolo

c.1435-45 - Portrait of a Woman with a Man at a Casement (Fra Filippo Lippi)

c.1435-1488 Andrea del Verrocchio


c.1470-1475 David

1435-1525 Andrea della Robbia

c.1445-50 - Last Supper (Andrea del Castagno)

Sandro Boticelli (1445 - 1510)

1449 - 1494 Domenico Ghirlandaio

c.1467-72 - Portraits of the Duke and Duchess of Urbino (Federico da Montefeltro and Battista Sforza (Piero della Francesco)

1472 The Morelli-Nerli Wedding Chests (Jacopo del Sellaio, Biagio d'Antonio (painters); Zanobi di Domenico (woodworker))

c.1475 Hercules and Antaeus (Antonio del Pollaiuolo)

c.1480 - St. Sebastian (Andrea Mantegna)

c.1480-1488 Equestrian statue of Bartolomeo Colleoni (Andrea del Verrochio)

1483 - 1486 Sassetti Chapel (Ghirlandaio)

Nativity and Adoration of the Shepherds, Ghirlandaio

Nativity and Adoration of the Shepherds, 1485

1496 Procession of the True Cross in Piazza San Marco (Gentile Bellini)