100 ideas that changed art - IDEA # 32: TROMPE-L'OEIL    Renaissance artists put the newly perfected technique of linear perspective to light-hearted as well as serious uses. The trompe-l’oeil ceiling opening Andrea Mantegna painted for his patron Ludovico Gonzaga is a virtuoso demonstration of perspective.

100 ideas that changed art - IDEA # 32: TROMPE-L'OEIL Renaissance artists put the newly perfected technique of linear perspective to light-hearted as well as serious uses. The trompe-l’oeil ceiling opening Andrea Mantegna painted for his patron Ludovico Gonzaga is a virtuoso demonstration of perspective.

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This compelling sculpture, titled 'Lift Every Voice and Sing,' was designed by Harlem Renaissance artist Augusta Savage for the 1939 World's Fair. It stood 16 feet tall. A temporary installation, it was unfortunately destroyed after the close of the fair.

This compelling sculpture, titled 'Lift Every Voice and Sing,' was designed by Harlem Renaissance artist Augusta Savage for the 1939 World's Fair. It stood 16 feet tall. A temporary installation, it was unfortunately destroyed after the close of the fair.

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Fun activity ideas and resources for learning about this famous Renaissance artist. Fun lessons about Michelangelo for Kids - paint, sculpt, and learn about art.

Fun activity ideas and resources for learning about this famous Renaissance artist. Fun lessons about Michelangelo for Kids - paint, sculpt, and learn about art.

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Watercolor, cattail reed, by Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, a Charleston Renaissance artist. Charleston Museum
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(Raphael) Raffaello Santi - Archangel Michael,......My very favorite renaissance artist and painting.

(Raphael) Raffaello Santi - Archangel Michael,......My very favorite renaissance artist and painting.

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Michelangelo Buonarroti:  "If people only knew how hard I work  to gain my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.."

Michelangelo Buonarroti: "If people only knew how hard I work to gain my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.."

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