a magnificent Palace. In Botticelli's paintings, much of the foregoing development of the Renaissance is summed. At the time of Pope Sixtus IV, this was the Chapel of Pope Nicholas V, which had been decorated by Fra Angelico. Scholars who devoted themselves to the study and translation of classical texts, both Latin and Greek, were the tutors in wealthy and noble households that came to share their literary enthusiasm. Early Renaissance painting in his frescoes in the Brancacci Chapel of Santa Maria del Carmine. The present building dates to 1423and was designed and built by Brunelleschi. As a child, he played the lyre, sang beautifully, was excellent at maths and enjoyed drawing animals and nature. In addition, both artists were appointed architect-in-charge of the new St Peter's Basilica in Rome, a symbol of the city's transformation from medieval to Renaissance city. In this respect, the great architect Filippo Brunelleschi (1377-1446) was a leader in his researches in Rome. See also his series of paintings on The Annunciation (c.1450, San Marco Museum).
The Sacristy is frescoed by Spinello Aretino economic Industrial Revolution with the sixteen stories of the legend. 3 1512, under the patronage of Pope Julius II, Michelangelo painted the chapel 's ceiling, a project which changed the course of Western art and is regarded as one of the major artistic accomplishments of human civilization. He asked Bramante what was to happen when the painter reached the perforations, but the architect had no answer. Domenico had assimilated the Tuscan style and had his own example of perspective to give, as in the beautiful Annunciation now in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, though Piero probably gained his scientific attitude towards design from the three pioneers of research, Brunelleschi, Alberti and Donatello. It was originally painted as golden stars on a blue sky. After the work was finished, there were more than 300. Leonardo never married and did not have any children. . Gardner, Helen (1970) Art through the Ages,. The Chapel.