2. What were some of the artistic ideas that spread? (2 points) One artistic idea that spread was Oil-based paintings. Some more ideas that spread were woodcuts and engravings, and an artist named Albrecht Durer inspired artists with realistic landscapes and self- portraits. 3. How was the development and spread of oil painting different from many other Renaissance developments? (1 point) The development and spread of oil painting was different from other developments because some of the techniques are still used today, and it can be blended with other paint. 4. What point do you think Thomas More was making about his own society? (1 point) Thomas More was trying to make a point that our society needs to improve, and we are very greedy for gold and silver, and people need to think about what’s really important to them, wealth or survival? 5. State at least two ways in which Shakespeare’s work showed Renaissance influences. (2 points) Two ways Shakespeare’s work showed Renaissance influences were he brought back classics and “drew on them for inspiration and plots” and he revealed the “souls of men and women” using dramatic scenes and conflicts.
- Winter '16
- Mr. Thompson