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Centuries
Inspire
Masterpieces
Renaissance Man
Architect
Sculptor
Painter
David
St. Peter's Basilla
Poet
Artist
Buonarroti
Fresco
God Creates Adam
Scaffold
Sistine Chapel

Renaissance Crossword Puzzle

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an intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the study of the humanities, which included grammar, rhetoric, poetry, moral philosophy, and history HUMANISM
often called the father of Italian Renaissance humanism. Francesco Petrarch
the language of everyday speech in a particular region vernacular
Dante wrote his masterpiece, the _________, in the dialect of his native Florence. Divine Comedy
pioneered by the German printer Johannes Gutenberg movable type
a painting done on fresh, wet plaster with water-based paints fresco
Using this law, Masaccio could create the illusion of three dimensions, leading to a new, realistic style laws of perspective
was the model "Renaissance man." He was an artist, scientist, inventor, and visionary. Leonardo da Vinci
drew the "School of Athens" (Write his first name) Raphael
this was the core of humanist schools. Humanists believed this enabled humanists to reach their goal liberal studies
This is the final stage of the Renaissance. this period is associated with da Vinci, Raphael Sanzio, Michelangelo High Renaissance
The cultural rebirth that occurred in Europe from roughly the fourteenth through the middle of the seventeenth centuries, based on the rediscovery of the literature of Greece and Rome. Renaissance
technique that allows an artist to show objects as they appear at various distances from the viewer Perspective
Title for ruler of Venice (leader) doge
Most important writer of the Spanish Renaissance (last name) cervantes
the habit or principle of being independent and self-reliant. Individualism
Country where Renaissance started italy
soldiers who fought primarily for money mercenary
This family took control of Florence Medici
Dominated society and held important political posts and served as advisers to the king. nobility
the shopkeepers, artisans, guild masters, and guild members. Burghers
Who was the most important member of the Italian family during the Renaissance Father
Wrote "The Prince", and believed human beings were motivated by self-interest Machiavelli
Someone who supports or champions something patron
Florentine sculptor and painter and architect michelangelo

The Italian Renaissance Crossword

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Description

The study of history, poetry, grammar and rhetoric Humanities
Studied classic Greek and Roman culture to better understand their own culture Humanism
meaning Re-birth Renaissance
A Florentine man who lived in the 1300's was an early humanist, poet, and scholar Petrarch
Wrote a book called "The Prince" Machiavelli
Designed flying machines and undersea boats centuries before they were invented Leonardo da Vinci
Painted the Sistine Chapel Michelangelo
Famous for painting "The School of Athens" Raphael
A technique that allowed artist to create realistic pictures by making far away objects appear smaller Perspective
Italy was divided into small ? city-states

Renaissance Word Search

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Word Search
Description

ANATOMY
RENAISSANCE
INVENTOR
PAINTER
SCULPTOR
CATHOLIC
IN PRAISE OF FOLLY
LAURA
DIVINE COMEDY
LAST SUPPER
MONA LISA
STATUE OF DAVID
HUMANISM
GUTTENBERG
PRINTING PRESS
ERASMUS
PETRARCH
DANTE
MICHELANGELO
LEONARDO

Fresco Terms Crossword

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This is what a fresco is made of. Plaster
This type of paint was added to the fresco and was sometimes mixed with egg. Tempera
Painter of the Sistine Chapel Michelangelo
Meaning optical illusion in French. trompe loeil
Artist who painted "Delivery of the Keys". Pietro Perugino
The element used to create form. value
What ancient civilization was a fresco used to bring the outdoors, indoors? Roman
This is the great fresco mural painter from France. Patrick Commecy
This word is derived from the Italian word meaning "fresh" Fresco
Famous fresco depiction of God breathing life into Adam. creation

Renaissance Art Crossword

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Description

Expensive Stone used to create blue paint in the renaissance Lapis Lazuli
Sculptor of the first free standing nude since antiqulty Donatello
Artist, inventor, engineer, scientist, philisopher, left handed. Started the High Renaissance Leonardo da Vinci
Not a turtle but a High Renaissance Artist Raphel
Another name for Mary, Raphel painted a lot of them Madonna
Wealthy Florentine Family. Patrons of the arts. Medici
Painted beautiful religious frescos in the Early Renaissance. His name means angelic Fra Angelico
Helps create the illusion of a 3D space on a 2D surface. Perspective
Painted The Tribute Money Masaccio
A painting on wet plaster Fresco
Painted by Boticelli and means the coming of Spring. Neo platonist artwork. Primavera
Painting technique invented by da Vinci, name means smoke like Sfumato
High Renaissance sculpture created in marble. 4 metres high. Donatello created one in bronze in the early renaissance David
Seat of the Renaissance Florence
Early Renaissance artist. Mad about maths. Vinny would love him! Uccello
Prophet depicted by Michelangelo for Pope Julius 2nds Tomb Moses
Renaissance means..... Rebirth
Means pity Pieta
You'll find the Sistine Chapel here. Rome
Artistic nakedness. nude

Renaissance Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

An Italian painter Raphael
The period that lasted between the 5th and the 15th century Middle Ages
A black plague that ravaged Europe and killed a third of its population Black Death
A cultural and intellectual movement of the Renaissance Humanism
The Renaissance that occured in Europe north of the Alps Northern Renaissance
A point of view Perspective
A machine used for printing on paper printing press
An Italian sculptor, painter, port, and engineer Michelangelo
A cultural rebirth that occurred in Europe Renaissance
The language spoken by the ordinary people Vernacular
A person who supports with money or effort Patron
An attempt to make art resemble resemble life Realism
An Italian noble family that produced three popes Medici Family
An Italian painter, sculptor, architect, ,athematician and scientist Leonardo da Vinci

Renaissance Art Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Triptych
Mannerism
Landscape
Classical art
The School of Athens
Raphael
Fresco
Jan van Eyck
Flemish painters
Guilds
Perspective
venice
florence
rome
engraving
peita
vasari
milan
Da vinci
raphael
veronese
giotto
titian
nature
sculptors
painters
venetians
landscapes
oil paint
italy
cellini
michelangelo
ghiberti
donatello
invention
Individualism
Philosophy
humanism
Revival
Rebirth

Renaissance Crossword

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Description

renewed focus on man's capacities humanism
most notable patron family Medici family
most honored and influential scholar Erasmus
greatest playwright of all time William Shakespeare
the most famous painter of the early Italian renaissance Giotta di Bondone
Added technique of shading Masaccio
Added dimensions to paintings Sandro Botticelli
painted the last supper Leonardo de Vinci
painted Madonna del Granduca Raphael
painted the sistine chapel Michelangelo
Pieter Brueghel is famous for what form of painting genre
leading sculptor of the early Renaissance Donatello
most prominent type of music during the middle ages plainsong
french meaning of Renaissance rebirth
what are sponsors of art patrons
the book of manners was written by who Giovanni della Casa
who printed the bible in 1456 Johannes Gutenberg
where was the birth place of the Renaissance Florence
People relied more on... God or man man
what was Erasmus' most famous work Praise of Folly
who wrote Romeo and Juliet William Shakespeare

Renaissance Unit Crossword

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Description

English ruler, founded the church of England Henry VIII
scientist who believed the Earth moved around the sun-heliocentric-30x telescope Galileo
invented the printing press Gutenberg
earth moved around the sun Heliocentric
sculptor and painter works include David and the Sistine Chapel Michelangelo
everyday language of the people Vernacular
paintings on wet plaster Fresco
sun moved around the earth Geocentrism
scientist who discovered the idea of gravity Newton
paper sold to forgive sins indulgences
wrote The Prince Machiavelli
city with most artistic excellence Florence
rebirth of the Greco-Roman ideas Renaissance
sculptor whose workers include David and Mary Magdallan Donatello
Northern Renaissance painter, most works are of peasants Brugal
powerful family of bankers Medici
considered the Renaissance man, inventor, artist Leonardo De Vinci
priest who wanted change in Catholic Church Martin Luther
English writer of Julius Caesar and Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare
reformer who founded the Calvinist Church John Calvin
person who studied the Greek/ Roman classics also questioning attitude Humanist
Medici Pope who built up the Vatican with art and buildings-had trouble with Luther Leo X
reestablished scientific method Bacon
literally means any non-catholic Christian religion Protestant
to buy church positions simony
to hire one's relatives nepotism
Luther's protector Fredrick the Wise
to reform the Catholic Church Reformation
non-religious Secular
items in front appear larger than they are perspective

Italian & Northern Renaissance Crossword

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Description

Renaissance means... Rebirth
The Renaissance witnessed a rebirth of ____________ (Greek and Roman) ideals Classical
The Italian Renaissance began in ____________ Florence
During the High Renaissance, the ___________ (in charge of the Catholic church) commissioned a lot of art Pope
The ____________ Family controlled Florence and commissioned art to make it beautiful Medici
The Patriarch of the Medici's was named... Lorenzo the Great
Who discovered Linear Perspective and designed the biggest church in Florence? Brunelleschi
A person who is an expert in multiple fields is called a... Renaissance Man
Boticelli's most famous work is titled... Birth of Venus
Leonardo da Vinci was very ___________ with his painting experimental
One of the most famous paintings in the world Mona Lisa
Michelangelo was ___________ when he was declared the best sculptor in Italy Twenty nine
Michelangelo was commissioned by the pope to paint... The Sistine Chapel
The Protestant Reformation was started by... Martin Luther
The Reformation caused art to move away from the _________ Church
__________________ allowed artists to create more realistic works of art Oil Paint
_________________ was a German artist who thought very highly of himself Albrecht Durer
Durer was inspired by... Italian Art
You can compare Durer's personality to our modern day ____________ Kanye West