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1

The book of hours

By who and the medium

The limbourg brothers
Medium: colors on canvas

2

Merode altar piece

By who

Robert campin

3

Ghent altarpiece

By who and medium

Jan van eyke
Medium: oil on panel

4

Vander weyden

Where

Belgium

5

Florence cathedral

Who did their thing in it

Brunelleschi

6

The competition reliefs

By who and medium

Filippo Brunelleschi and Lorenzo Ghiberti

Bronze with gold

7

David

By who and where

Created by Donatello

Florence

8

Delivery of the keys

By who and where

Perugino

16th chapel

9

Trinity with the virgin

By who and what is it

Masaccio

Fresco

10

The tribute money

By who what is it and where

Masaccio

Fresco

Florence

11

Birth of Venus

By who

Botticelli

12

Botticellis primavera

By who

Botticelli

13

What does botticellis birth of Venus symbolize

Divine live
Baptism and rebirth

14

Significant attitude of the Renaissance

Humanism

15

Painter and sculptor of Florence

Medici

16

Unique octagonal dome by Filippo

Santa Maria del fiori, Florence

17

Subject of botticellis Spring

Greek myth

18

Technical term for use of light and shade for volume

Chiaroscuro

19

Spread of literary works enhanced by what

Printing press in 1455

20

Key to successful completion of dome Brunelleschi

Double dome

21

What characterizes masaccios money

Continuous narration

Vanishing points

22

What does the merode altarpiece show

Looking into the world

23

Most innovative of early Italian painters

Masaccio

24

Major innovation of Flemish painters

Light and shade and great detail

25

What did the writings of Leon Alberti present us with

Perspective and Renaissance aesthetic theories

26

First equestrian large scale portrait statue since Donatello

Erasmo de narni

27

Overall appearance of botticellis primavera reminds of what

Tapestries

28

What characterizes the work of Botticelli

Lyric and decorative style

29

When using oil or oil paint, a viscous slow drying medium, one can produce a clear sense of volume by utilizing what

Glazing and impasto

30

Who is the master of flemalle

Robert campin