The Development of Western Art: From the Renaissance to the Early 20th Century

4 pages | 1000 words

This essay will trace the development of Western Art from the Renaissance to the early 20th century, highlighting some of the most important artists, movements, and trends during this period. We will begin by discussing the Renaissance, a time of great creativity and innovation in Western Art. Next, we will explore Ancient Greece and Rome, whose art heavily influenced the Renaissance. We will then move on to discuss 3D art, realism, and perspectival systems, before exploring light and darkness in paintings. Finally, we will conclude with a discussion of some of the most famous artists of the Renaissance.