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Annunication Paintings
Compares the annunciation paintings of Jean Pucelle and Leonardo da Vinci.
# 122954 | 2,500 words | 21 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Art (History) , Art (Painting)

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This paper compares and contrasts two paintings of the Annunciation, one from the Middle Ages by Jean Pucelle and the other by Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci . The messages of the two works of art are analyzed in-depth.

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"During both the Middle Ages and the Renaissance many artists used their genius to depict religious themes among which the Annunciation of the impending birth of Jesus Christ to his mother Mary was quite common. According to art historian Laurie Adams, the Renaissance refers to the age of great accomplishment in Western art that coincided with the late fifteenth century and the first half of the sixteenth. Politically, culturally and intellectually this was an era of tension and turbulence..."

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