The word Renaissance means rebirth in French., Paintings ...
Paintings like this stopped showing religion due to Humanism. Humanism is when you believe what is real and you think about the world not relying on the church.
In the Renaissance, paintings showed more depth and were brighter compared to the middle age painting above.
This painting shows columns which is a part of Greek architecture. The Arabs saved and were studying the classics during this time. The classics are the Greek and Roman civilizations.
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This video shows examples of the art in the Renaissance. Four major artists, plus their major art work
Some of the most famous painters in the Renaissance were Leonardo De Vinci, Michaelangelo, and Raphael. Their most famous paintings were the Mona Lisa by De Vinci, David by Michaelangelo, and The School of Athens which is actually the picture your looking at by Raphael.

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