‘rebirth’; a time in European history where the people rediscovered information lost during the middle ages
focus on individual, study of things that interested people, not religion. The study of things like: art, history, culture, ect.
means NOT religious
someone who supports the arts
the everyday speech of the people
English poet who wrote a lot of famous plays. Also, he invented a lot of words, like alligator
Leonardo da Vinci
Italian painter, sculptor, engineer and inventor considered the ideal Renaissance man
a person who loved to learn art, poetry, history, all of the classic Greek learnings. Someone who learned secular subjects.
painted the Sistine Chapel and sculpted David. He was a Florentine sculptor and painted
Italian Painter, painted the ‘School of Athens’
wrote ‘The Prince’ which taught rulers how to rule in the best way
someone who is new to a career and agrees to get taught by someone who is good at that career for free.
powerful family in Florence who controlled banking. Their money started the art and culture of the renaissance because they were are patrons.
in Italy; where the Medici family lived and where the arts started
an Italian island; Renaissance art and trade went through this important town
a trade route from China to Europe.
the act of giving something in exchange for something else.
natural, pure, from the heart
not being able to read or write