The son of God come to take away the sins of the world
Old English Epic Poem. Exact dates unknown.
Began with the Battle of Hastings
Took away absolute power from the British Monarchy.
Middle English Author
The cultural rebirth after the Middle Ages. In this period art, history and literature flourished.
Arthurian Legend. Dates uncertain.
They pretty much financed the Renaissance
The True Renaissance Man. He was a sculptor, inventor, painter, mathematician and genius.
A German painter, engraver, printmaker and mathematician. He also drew the first picture of a rhinoceroses in Europe since the Ice Age.
Greatest painter/sculptor of all time. Nuff said!
This was a history changing event
The time when Europe "discovered" and explored the New World and other parts of the world.
Sculpture of Mary holding Jesus in her arms after his crucifixion.
Spanish mannerist painter of Greek descent.
War between Spain and England in which the Spanish Armada was defeated.
The art of this period was serious, yet flamboyant. It was very aristocratic and intricate.
One of the world's greatest artists second only to Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci.
The timeframe when Europeans colonized the New World.
Wrote Pilgrims Progress. Was neighbors with Oliver Cromwell and joined his army. Was jailed under King Charles II in 1660.
Painter of "the Kitchen Maid"
Greatly influenced by the classical arts of the Greeks and Romans. Much of the content is staged.
An early American artist who mostly painted portraits. He was also an amateur paleontologist.
God bless America
This art period was greatly influenced by Medieval Times and played life up to be more than it is.
Landscape artist. The Founder of the Hudson RIver School. Painted The Oxbow.
French Realist Painter
Landscape Painters influenced by Romanticism.
One of his most notable paintings is Snap the Whip
A French painter
This artist was responsible for starting the impressionist period.
This art period acted as if life is only what you see with your own eyes. THey were very much opposed to the Romanticists.
Impressionists were opposed to the Realists and simply wanted the viewer to get the impression of what you were seeing, not necessarily the actual object.
The first popular impressionist painting
British author who created "Middle Earth" and wrote books such as The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and the Silmarillion. He was responsible for leading CS Lewis to the Lord.
British theologian and author of The Chronicles of Narnia. Was close friends with J.R.R. Tolkien.
British author of Animal Farm and 1984.
It was called "the war to end all wars"………….It wasn't
This was the biggest war in history
Allegory about Communism and the Russian Revolution
The King of Monsters
The world's greatest superhero
A fifteen year-old boy in hopes of getting an A in his history class :-)