Art of the Western World From Ancient Greece to Post Modernism 2
The Early Renaissance Part I The rebirth of humanistic ideas marked the Renaissance in Italy, as seen in Florentines Chiberti and Botticelli. Part II Glowing color and minute detail set the work of the Flemish masters Van Eyck and Grünewald apart from the Florentines.
The High Renaissance Part I Da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Raphael displayed extraordinary talent working in a variety of media. Part II Venetians like Titian, Tintoretto, and Palladio readapted the classical style with a theatrical flourish.
Realms of Light – The Baroque Part I To counter the Reformation, the church relied on dramatic depictions of religious scenes. Part II The royal courts commissioned major paintings by Velasquez and Rembrandt.