Milan Cathedral, Italy

Piazza del Duomo is the main piazza of Milan, Italy. It is named after, and dominated by, the Milan Cathedral. The Gothic cathedral took nearly six centuries to complete. It is the fifth largest cathedral.

Andrea Mantegna: Camera Picta inside the Palazzo Ducale

Andrea Mantegna: Camera Picta inside the Palazzo Ducale in Mantua, Italy.

Donatello (1386-1466)  David  Bronze  1430  Museo Nazionale del Bargello (Florence, Italy)

Made in the by Donatello Bronze David is one of the most famous sculptures today. It is notable as the first unsupported standing work in bronze cast during the Renaissance period, and the first freestanding nude male sculpture made since antiquity.

Masaccio Trinity

Masaccio's masterpiece: Holy Trinity - fresco in the Florentine church of Santa Maria Novella - Artwork which practically single-handedly ushered in the Renaissance.

John the Baptist - Donatello  - 1438 Painted wood, height 141 cm Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venice

Donatello, John the Baptist, 1438 bois peint, height 141 cm Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venise

Pisanello, dog, c.1438, detail from Vision of St.Eustace

It's About Time: Dog Days of Summer - Over 40 Dogs of the Middle Ages "rescued" from illuminations, tapestries, & even playing cards.

Mona Lisa By Leonardo da Vinci    Oil on poplar    (1503–1519)

The Mona Lisa,(also known as Monna Lisa or La Gioconda in Italian and La Joconde in French) painted by Leonardo Da Vinci Medium: Oil on Poplar Location: The Louvre Museum (also known as Musée du Louvre) in Paris

David is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and 1504, by the Italian artist Michelangelo

David is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and by the Italian artist Michelangelo. It is a marble statue of a standing male nude. The statue represents the Biblical hero David, a favoured subject in the art of Florence.

Donatello: Mary Magdalene. The sorrowful expression, make me wonder what kind of person she is.

Donatello's Mary Magdalene currently stands in Florence. Theorists say that she was sculptured to provide hope and inspiration at the convent of Santa Maria Maddalena di Cestello.

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