Renaissance portraits created by Swiss/Italian photographer Christian Tagliavini. These portratis are part of a project called "1503". Taking 13 months to complete this project was inspired by the masters of the renaissance. All of the clothes are made by Tagliavini himself. It's well worth following the image to see the complete portraits.
Lesson Plan from @PBS Education 'The Magnificent Medici' for grades 6-12. Objectives include Understanding Humanism, contrast Renaissance and Medieval Attitudes, and use readin strategies to focus viewing.
The clothing that men wore during the Renaissance era was much more elaborate than what men sport today. It was much more acceptable for men during the Renaissance to make a show of the way they dressed, especially for the noble class.
Leonardo Da Vinci's Vitruvian Man Explained - I’m sure you have seen Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man before; it´s one of the images most reproduced in academic books, movies, art and parodies. But what is it that makes it so special?