It may be necessary to utilize the Internet and/or other resources to find enough information to answer these questions thoroughly. Remember these are discussion questions not short answer.
1. Describe the difference between Baroque painting and Renaissance painting using the works of Leonardo da Vinci and Rembrandt van Rijn.
2. Describe Illusionistic Ceiling painting. Include descriptions of the work of two artists who created such artwork.
3. Explain the significance of the status of Artemisia Gentileschi as a female artist during this period. Describe the traumatic event that took place in her teenage years. How might that have contributed to her frequency of painting strong and abused women? Choose at least one painting by the artist and explain how the artist shows her audience a unique understanding of the female character(s)