Renaissance Related Arts Quiz Flashcards Preview

Choral Rep > Renaissance Related Arts Quiz > Flashcards

Flashcards in Renaissance Related Arts Quiz Deck (24)
Loading flashcards...
1

Botticelli"s depiction of --- was one of the first large-scale depictions of classical mythology since antiquity

Venus

2

Wealthy Citizens who sometimes held public office but more often wielded power from behind the scenes

Merchant Princes

3

Florence's greatest architect

Filippo Brunelleschi

4

Illusion of depth by blurring trees

Atmospheric perspective

5

Impression of space

linear perspective

6

Song set in 4 parts; each part is performed by one singer

Madrigal

7

Donatello's ---

David

8

Michelangelo's ---

David and pieta

9

Masterpiece of world political theory for Italian princes

Machiavelli's The Prince

10

Across the [Mona Lisa] is a hazy aura created by the use of ---

sfumato

11

Renaissance musicians migrated to the courts of patrons such as ---

Maximilian

12

The greatest composer of the high renaissance

Josquin des Prez

13

--- spent his last years devoted to architechture

Michaelangelo

14

The construction a new --- revealed the renaissance spirit at its best and worst

St. Peter's Cathedral

15

Popular young painter and artist

Raphael

16

Pious monk who set off a religious revolution in 1517

Martin Luther

17

Religious revolt that divided western Christianity into Roman Catholic and Protestant faiths

Reformation

18

Martin Luthers major rejections of the Catholic church (communion, penance, matrimony)

Sacraments

19

A humanist and generous patron of the arts, --- negotiated with --- to establish the Collége de France

Francis I, Eramus

20

Designed by an Italian architect for a French king, --- symmetrical and unified plan was marked by round turrets at the corners

Château de Chambord

21

the era of prosperity of the Elizabethan theater began in 1576, when --- was built

theater in london/Globe Theater

22

Most acclaimed dramatist of the English language

Shakespeare

23

A dance that called for males to lift their partners on their thighs

Volta

24

Catholic church's effort to reform itself and mount a religious offensive against protestantism

Counter-Reformation