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    Italy: the birthplace for The Renaissance There are many factors that come into play that make Italy the birth place for The Renaissance. Italy at the time was vast in culture, and creativity as opposed to the English, where they were rattled with war, and a more rural mind set. The English Renaissance differed in many ways from the Italian Renaissance. The English renaissance was more geared towards literature, and music rather than art, and sculpting. Literature artists like Shakespear came about

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    Michael Wall AP European History Chapter 10 Outline: Renaissance and Discovery : The Renaissance in Italy Some Scholars agree that the Renaissance (1375-1527)was a transition from medieval to the dawn of modern times Different from the feudal differences of medieval times, Renaissance Europe was shaped by growing national and political centralization, an urban economy based on organized commerce and capitalism, and growing lay control of secular thought and cultureThe Italian City State 2. Growth

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    Beginning in Italy, the Renaissance was a time in history that rediscovered the culture of very old Greece and Rome. It was also a time of recovery from the fourteenth century. In comparison with the Renaissance had a more and believing that people should be themselves without trying to be like others, but might best been seen as related to things slowly changing for the better over time in its city-based and commercial constant quality from the High Middle Ages. In the North Sea, the Hanseatic League

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    Renaissance in Cinquecento Italy

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    Chapter 22: Renaissance in Cinquecento Italy Exercises for Study: 1. Select one of the following pair of artworks and describe the differences you observe between them. Each pair consists of art of the Early Renaissance (Chapter 21) and that of the High and Late Renaissance (Chapter 22). Examine the composition, technique, position of the figures, and facial expressions, as well as any relevant elements of art and principals of design (see handout from September or Google “art elements and design

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    The Ugly Renaissance Discussion 1. Why did the Renaissance originate in Florence and prosper for so many years? In many ways, Italy had benefits over northern Europe in detaching from the feudal system and accumulating enormous amounts of wealth. I think that above all else, geography was Italy’s anchor in this respect. Being a projecting land mass sticking out into the Mediterranean Sea, and beneficially located between the main part of Europe and the Byzantine Empire, cities within Italy had little

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    The weather in Italy was cool weather sometimes they couldn’t grow grains some season. Religion people believe that the gods were punishing them over this. Than the Renaissance unfolded in Italy the geography and diversity spread during the large Italian Peninsula. Italy during the renaissance had a lot of city-states it was not a full country. The cities states were Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice, and Etc. Florence was center of the renaissances in the early years; While Rome occupied an unsurpassed

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    to make art in Renaissance and Baroque Italy, the debate, seems to have hardened into a matter of disegno and colore, with each representing a whole artistic philosophy exacerbated by an wrapped up in civic pride, competition and individual ego. If taken at face value, disegno, represented by Georgio Vasari and practiced in Florence, was the essence of rationality and intellectual detail, demanding artists who could be “universal” (this being too early to call themselves “Renaissance men”), and engage

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    “Flash Focus: Italy in the Renaissance” is a secondary source because it is an article that was found in a scholarly journal that evaluates and expands on research that has been done over the Renaissance, most prominently the movements that happened in Italy. This article starts off by explaining how during the Renaissance Italy was full of renewed interest in the works of the Romans and Greeks. What the author means by this is that during the time period Italy was big into mimicking the art styles

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    The Renaissance era was a time of grand cultural and social changes for Europe. This era began around the year 1350 up until the year 1700. The Renaissance era’s birthplace was Italy, then spread all across to Europe around the 17th century. The word Renaissance means “rebirth” which is a perfect description of the theme of this era. People were going through changes in many things such as the way they learned and in art as well. The one major reason why the Renaissance began in Italy in

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    Ordinarily, when many people first think of the Renaissance they will imagine the inaccurate representation of busty woman dressing as tavern wenches alongside men wearing a tunic and blue jeans as they become annihilated on ale while trying their best to speak in an old-timey dialect, whereas others will recollect the intellectual and cultural movement that occurred between the 14th and 17th century which initially happened in Italy for various reasons. Foremost, they desperately needed to alleviate

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