Italian Renaissance sculptor to the Kings and Queens of England (that's his bust of King Henry VII above)
German portraitist who painted some of the seminal figures of the British Renaissance
The Belgian artist who set the tone for British portraiture
An English painter in the Flemish mold, depicting wonderful slices of life in early 18C England
Arguably the greatest artist who ever lived, part of the Holy Trinity of Italian Renaissance masters
Italian Renaissance master of perspective
The greatest painter in Dutch history, master of the incisive, psychologically penetrating oil portrait
One of the greatest painters of the early Renaissance was nothing if not a man of his times
One of the Holy Trinity of the greatest painters of the Italian Renaissance
This unassuming man was the greatest sculptor of the early Renaissance
The ultimate Renaissance Man—Artist, engineer, architect, scientist, inventor...
An early Renaissance master of perspective who played with it as a Cubist might
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