AHIST 1401 Unit 4 WA - In an essay discuss the relationship...

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In an essay, discuss the relationship between the arts and the growing body of scientific knowledge during this time. Specifically refer to at least one work of art from each of the three major stylistic periods from this unit (Renaissance, Baroque, and Rococo), and explain how the artist used new scientific knowledge in creating their work. Your essay should be a minimum of 500 words. Essays should be well-written and organized and contain an introduction and conclusion. Please proofread your work for spelling, syntax and grammatical errors. All sources used must be properly cited in the works cited list. Introduction: During the Renaissance, Baroque, and Rococo periods’ knowledge and understanding was shifting and changing to shape the foundation for the present day. These periods are well known for enlightenment, inventions, and discoveries as well as some of the most renowned and fantastic art of all time. Art including paintings and sculptures/statues during these periods was developing to be more illustrate and conventionalized. This essay will be deep-diving into art from each stylistic period and doing some reflection on how science influenced the creation of this art. The Renaissance: The Renaissance is a very famous time period for both science and art. It was during this time that folks began to realize and value the importance of human creation. There were also some “forbidden” acts occurring during this time that helped lead to scientific discoveries and influence art. Prior to the renaissance period, the church forbade the mutilation of human bodies. Despite

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