Filippo Brunelleschi

Filippo Brunelleschi Born: 1377, Florence, ItalyDied: April 15, 1446, Florence, ItalyFull Name: Donato di Niccolò di Betto BardiPeriods:The Renaissance Filippo Brunelleschi Filippo Brunelleschi is commonly famous as one of the earliest leading architect and engineer of Renaissance period. He is honored as the first modern engineer. He was born on 1377, Florence, Italy. Historians could not find …

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Giorgio Vasari

Giorgio Vasari Born: July 13, 1511, Arezzo, ItalyDied: June 27, 1574, Florence, ItalyPeriod: RenaissanceParents: Antonio Vasari, Maddelena Tacci Giorgio Vasari Giorgio Vasari was a famous polymath of Renaissance period. Girgio Vasari was a painter, architect, historian and writer. He was born on July 13, 1511 in Arezzo, Italy. His father was “Antonio Vasari“. Who was potter. His family name “Vasari” came from …

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Cuckoo

Cuckoo Cuckoo Cuckoo are slightly different from other birds. They are known for their selfish nature. They don’t build their own nest. They lay eggs on other bird’s nest. Usually the young cuckoos are raised by another birds. And when they grow bigger, they push other young birds from the nest. So they symbolize selfishness …

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Sacred and Profane Love – Art Analysis

Sacred and Profane Love Artist: TitianLocation: Galleria BorgheseDimensions: 118 cm × 279 cmCreated: 1514Genre: Portrait Sacred and Profane Love Sacred and Profane Love is one of the masterpiece of the famous Renaissance artist Titian. This rectangular oil painting was painted to celebrate the marriage of Venetian Nicolò Aurelio and Laura Bagarotto in 1514. Titian was only …

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Donatello- Biography

Donatello Born: 1386, Florence, ItalyDied: December 13, 1466, Florence, ItalyFull Name: Donato di Niccolò di Betto BardiPeriods: Italian Renaissance, Renaissance Donatello Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi, commonly known as Donatello was an early Renaissance sculptor. He was famous for his work in bas-relief(a form of shallow relief sculpture). He was also significant for perspective illusionism. …

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Reptiles & Amphibians

Reptiles & Amphibians Crocodile Reptiles or amphibians are the oldest creatures of nature. Their ability to live in different natural conditions and adaption power make them more mysterious. Sometimes these ancient creatures are also threatening. From early periods, these creatures attracted the imagination of the humans. Reptiles are associated with Sun and Moon and Cosmos. …

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