2Renaissance Spreads from Italy FranceIn 1494, France invaded Italy. The French Kings were fascinated by Italian architecture, art, and fashion.In the early 1500’s, King François I arranged for Italian artists to work for him in France. He was the first person outside of Italy to collect Italian art and statues. François also built the Louvre, a palace on the banks of the Seine River in Paris.He also brought Leonardo da Vinci to France as his “Painter, Engineer, and King’s Architect.” He encouraged French writers to copy the writing style of the Italian writers.
3Le Moyen AgeArrière-plan: simple, souvent en orDénaturé, géométrique
5La Renaissance Arrière-plan: Le monde naturel Les lignes naturelles La perspective (foreshortening)Sfumato: un effet vaporeux pour donner de la profondeurChiaroscuro: l'usage des parties claires et des parties sombre pour donner de la profondeur