STRAYER HUM111 WEEK 7 DISCUSSION BOTH

| November 24, 2016

Question
week 7

“Grand Masters of the Renaissance” Please respond to the following, using sources under the Explore heading as the basis of your response:

Describe the moment captured in Leonardo’s Last Supper painting, and discuss the reasons why disciples are shown on the same side of the table. Describe the most well-known techniques that Leonardo used to give more realism to the painting. Next, discuss one (1) of Leonardo’s inventions (or proposed inventions) that most fascinates or surprises you, and explain why. Compare Leonardo to some modern figure of the 20th or 21st century.
Explore

Leonardo da Vinci

Chapter 14 (pp. 481-486), art of da Vinci
Partial restoration of the Last Supper at .philvaz.com/apologetics/LeonardoLastSupper.htm”>http://www.philvaz.com/apologetics/LeonardoLastSupper.htm
Images, article, and 16th century copy of the Last Supper at .abcgallery.com/L/leonardo/leonardo4.html”>http://www.abcgallery.com/L/leonardo/leonardo4.html
Leonardo’s work in science and invention at .museoscienza.org/english/leonardo/models-exhibited”>http://www.museoscienza.org/english/leonardo/models-exhibited (scroll down to thumbnail photos; click to enlarge and read more information)

“The Classical Tradition Reborn” Please respond to the following, using sources under the Explore heading as the basis of your response:

Identify two (2) classical Greek and / or Roman figures or qualities in any work by Michelangelo or by Raphael. Discuss the primary reasons why popes and other patrons might allow such trappings of ancient pagan culture within a Christian society, even in sacred contexts. Provide a rationale for your response. Describe any modern structure or sculpture or work of art where you can identify either ancient pagan images or features, or a mix of elements from different cultures and periods.
Explore

Michelangelo and Raphael

Chapter 15 (pp. 488-9, 504-5), Stylistic features and imagery from ancient classical art and myth
Sistine Chapel tour at .khanacademy.org/sistine-chapel-ceiling.html”>http://smarthistory.khanacademy.org/sistine-chapel-ceiling.html
Sistine Chapel information at .wga.hu/frames-e.html?/html/m/michelan/3sistina/index.html”>http://www.wga.hu/frames-e.html?/html/m/michelan/3sistina/index.html
Sistine Chapel theory at .com/michelangelo.html”>http://karlzipser.com/michelangelo.html

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