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The Renaissance Art Movement is considered to be the bridge, both in art and literature, between the Middle Ages and the modern period from the 14th – 17th centuries. Most Renaissance paintings were created during this period which started in Italy and spread throughout Europe. There were many famous Renaissance artists producing Renaissance portrait paintings, these included Michelangelo, Titian, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Titian and Caravaggio being the most prominent. Sandro Botticelli's Birth of Venus is undeniably the most identifiable Italian Renaissance art oil painting on canvas completed at a time when painting on wood panels was more popular.
There is an assumed close relationship between religious development and the Renaissance Period. Therefore religious Renaissance paintings were very common during this time.
It is the overall history and change through the times which make renaissance painting so interesting and desirable to many.
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