Northern Renaissance (apr 29, 1430 – nov 25, 1600)
Soon after the Renaissance began in Italy, it spread to the rest of Europe. In Northern Europe, the Renaissance differed slightly. They placed emphasis on
- true naturalism
- rich colors
- exquisite detail
- abasement of the human form
- private, small moments
Their art was often thought of as overwhelming. To them, innovation was not a priority and the spirit was far more important than the body.
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