CHP 16 ART

Who were the Limbourgs?artist brothers
Lives of the Most Excellent Architects, Painters, and Sculptors, a biography of Renaissance artists published in 1550, was written byVasari.
In Neo-Platonic thought, the Biblical character Eve was identified withVenus.
One of the effects of the Renaissance was to change the status of artists in Europe fromskilled crafts workers to intellectuals.
The German artist Hans Holbein was court painter toKing Henry VIII of England.
The word renaissance means“rebirth.”
The technology of painting with oils was developedby northern Europeans.
The Renaissance artists from Venice, such as Titian and Giorgione, were especially known for their mastery ofcolor and light.
The era known as the High Renaissance encompasses a time period of about ______ years.twenty-five
The technique of sfumato involves the use ofmultiple layers of glazes.
The theme of the Sistine Chapel ceiling frescoes comes fromscenes of everyday life.
the Egyptian Book of the Dead
the story of the artist’s life.
Plato’s Republic

Correct Answer ;
none of the above

____________ organization, as seen in Masaccio’s Trinity with the Virgin, St. John the Evangelist, and Donors, was a popular device among Renaissance artists of Italy.Triangular
Leonardo da Vinci was a skilledengineer.
inventor.
painter.
architect.

This is the correct answer.
E) all of the above

Giorgione’s painting The Tempest shows the influence of his teacher,Bellini.
Michelangelo, Raphael, and Botticelli were all commissioned to make art forthe Medici family.
One of Michelangelo’s major achievements wasredesigning St. Peter’s cathedral.
Northern European artists began using the system of linear perspectiveabout 75 years after it was first developed.
Artists working in the Early Renaissance period includeBotticelli, Donatello, and Ghiberti.
Which 15th century invention led to the decrease in the practice of illumination by hand?the printing press
The Isenheim Altarpiece, with its gruesome details of Christ’s flesh wounds, originally hung ina hospital for patients with skin disease.
The movement that divided all of Europe into Protestant and Catholic camps is calledthe Reformation.
Vincenzo Perugia wasa thief.
Giorgione’s painting the tempest paved the way for futureLandscape paintings