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2.1k voters14 Symbols and Codes Hidden in Renaissance Art That You Never Would Have NoticedDan Brown’s novel The Da Vinci Code has been thoroughly debunked as being nothing but a “beach book” with no basis in reality (des...
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4.7k votersFamous Renaissance Artists, RankedThis list of famous Renaissance artists features images, bios, and information about their notable works. You might also enjoy sec...
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28.8k views21 Ways the Renaissance Directly Shaped the Way We Live NowThe Renaissance lasted from the 1300s to the late 1600s, and what a time it was to be alive. Even if you don't love Renaissance Fa...
History
611 votersDumb Things We Believe About The Renaissance Thanks To Movies And TVThe Renaissance was an era of innovation and change, when artists broke barriers and rulers fought for power. It's not surprising ...
Culture
45 votersThe Greatest Works of Art from the Renaissance EraList of famous Renaissance artwork, listed alphabetically with photos when available. The Renaissance movement was an awakening in...
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75.8k viewsHere's What Sex Was Like During The RenaissanceThe Renaissance grew from the ashes of the Black Plague, as Italians reverted to their Classical-era roots to stabilize a crumblin...
Photography
98 voters27 Modern-Day Photographs That Coincidentally Look Like Renaissance PaintingsThese photos were sourced from a precious subreddit that collects normal everyday photos, all with one similar characteristic: the...
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80 votersThe Craziest Weapons Of War Leonardo Da Vinci Ever InventedAs the original Renaissance Man, Leonardo da Vinci did it all; the polymath was interested in everything from art to science to wr...
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1.7k voters18 Times Movies And TV Shows Re-created Leonardo's 'The Last Supper'Filmmakers have never been shy about taking visual cues from history's great painters - nor were many of those painters shy about ...
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650.1k viewsThe 9 Strangest Deaths of the Renaissance And Early Modern ErasList of odd deaths that happened during the Renaissance, including some of the rumors and legends behind them. This list includes ...
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150.2k viewsFamous Renaissance PaintingsList of famous Renaissance paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The Renaissance period was a ...
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74.9k viewsFamous Renaissance SculpturesList of famous Renaissance sculptures, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The Renaissance period was a...
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12.2k viewsWhat It Was Like To Be A High-End Sex Worker In The RenaissanceFive hundred years ago, Venice was one of the wealthiest cities in the world — and it was Europe's capital for Renaissance harlots...
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104 votersDuring the Renaissance Era, Sailors Thought Monsters Stalked the SeasIn the sixteenth century, everyone told stories about Renaissance sea monsters, the terrifying creatures that attacked sailors. In...