Renaissance era was a great period of intellectual activity and creative art, during this time the artists came out of traditional medieval art thoughts. During this 15th century, the artists studied the natural world to get perfect understanding of the objects. The early renaissance was succeeded by High Renaissance period during which there was a huge explosion of creativity and genius in the history of arts. It is notable that there were three great artists who influenced many other artists through their art styles and work and came out to be the most famous Renaissance artists of their time and they are Da Vinci, Michelangelo and Titian.
Leonardo Da Vinci was a legend and was a multi-professional by being a great sculptor, painter, engineer, architect, inventor and scientist. His amazing paintings seem almost real lifelike appearances included various textures and shadow effects. He was extraordinarily innovative, influential artist and he had already anticipated many current discoveries. He was one of the originator of hydraulics science and invented many potentially useful ingenious machines. Even today, as people explore his paintings they discover many new ideas and thoughts conveyed through them.
Michelangelo was considered as the greatest living artist during his time in Renaissance period. His great works in sculpture, painting and architecture are among the most famous arts in existence. His name has become synonym to the word ‘Masterpiece’. He was also called II Divino means a divine one, a name given for his great and intense spirituality. The great quality admired was his sense of awe-inspiring spirituality. People of his time, considered his paintings to be more divine, powerful and even holy too.
Tiziano Vecellio, who is popularly known as Titian was the leader of Venetian school in the 16th century belonging to High / Late Renaissance. He was the shaper of the Venetian painterly and coloristic tradition. He has well contributed to the Renaissance art, painting altar pieces, pastoral landscapes, portraits and mythologies. He is one of the important artists in the Western Art history and his work affected very much the growth of European painting.