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The Renaissance in Europe

Teacher: Katie
Northern European artists tended to make ******* works of art than the Italian artists.
He was well known for his frescoes in the Vatican Palace.
In 1434 ****** de' Medici took control of Florence.
An intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the study of the humanities, which included grammar, rhetoric, poetry, moral philosophy, and history.
The German Johannes ********* invented the world's first movable type (printing press) in the 1440s.
During the Middle Ages, Italy had failed to develop a centralized *********** state.
He painted the "Adoration of the Magi."
In the late Middle Ages, Italian cities such as ****** took the lead in establishing merchant fleets and trading with the Byzantine and Islamic civilizations to the east.
He designed the Florence cathedral's dome.
His masterpiece is called the "Divine Comedy" and it was written in the vernacular, not Latin.
A form of government in which the leader is not a king and certain citizens have the right to vote.
Renaissance sculptors such as ********* studied the statues of the Greeks and Romans.
During the Renaissance, *********** continued to dominate society.
******* continued to decrease with the decline of the manorial system.
Raphael's "Marriage of the ******" (1504) presents biblical figures in a contemporary Renaissance setting.
Artistic techniques used to give the effect of three-dimensional depth to two-dimensional surfaces.
Using an efficient tax system, the ******* generated huge revenues for the government.
Leonardo da Vinci was seen as a model of the ******** ideal.
******, one of the earliest Flemish masters of painting, used shadows to create depth and the smallest details to reflect reality.
Painting done on fresh, wet plaster with water-based paints.
******* makers and bankers, such as the Medici family, dominated the economy of Florence.
His book "The Prince" is one of the most influential works on political power in the Western world.
The republic of Florence dominated the northern Italian region of *******.
A soldier who fights primarily for pay.
Leonardo da Vinci was an artist, scientist, inventor, and *********.
Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" was the first casual ********.
One German artist who was greatly affected by the Italians was Albrecht *****.
The language of everyday speech in a particular region.
In the late 1400s, the Dominican preacher ********** began condemning the corruption and excesses of the Medici family.
He rediscovered the classical principles of linear-perspective construction, which had disappeared from use during the Middle Ages.
According to the Italian diplomat ***********, a noble was born, not made.
A member of the middle class who lived in a city or a town.
He was Florence's greatest poet.
Having a distinctive quality or form.
Officially, Venice was a republic with an elected leader called a ****.