Late 13th-Late 16th centuries: Coming out of central Europe it gave us artists such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo, men who inspired the term “Renaissance man”.
Ranged from the 1500’s to the 1800’s and was responsible for artists such as Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Angelica Kauffman and Giovanni Battista Piranesi.
Rococo was more of a design movement than an artistic one, it came about in France around about 1720-1780, its influence can be felt on the art world through artists such as Thomas Gainsborough and Antoine Watteau.
Stay tuned for more of what I don’t know about Art. Part two tomorrow.