Some Views of the Renaissance

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French miniature painting of the fall of Constantinople, 1453.

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The Ottoman Empire in the 15th century.

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Marsilio Ficino (1433-1499), priest, philosopher, and musician.

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Renaissance instruments.

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Mary Magdalene playing the lute (Flemish, 15th-century).

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Madonna and Child Enthroned with Saints and Angels (Cimabue, c. 1290).

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Madonna of the Red Cherubim (Giovanni Bellini, c. 1485).

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Madonna and Child (Pietro Perugino, c. 1500).

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Vitruvian man (Leonardo da Vinci, c. 1490).

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Victorious Youth (Greek statue, c. 310 B.C.).

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David (Michelangelo, 1504).

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An Old Man and his Grandson (Domenico Ghirlandaio, 1490).

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