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The Artist

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During the Renaissance, the artist gradually achieved a new status and power in society and developed new forms of creative expression. Dramatic readings, historical reenactments, and interviews with historians and artists weave a portrait of Renaissance artists and their impact on art today. Includes Donatello, da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Durer, and Caravaggio.

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Runtime: 55 minutes

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