Northern Renaissance Late 1400’s. Homework: 46-51 Extra Credit: Girl with a Pearl Earring. Beginnings. By 1450 Northern Europe began to recover from plague Unlike Italy’s city states the Northern areas were unified under monarchs. Christian rather then secular ideas were maintained.
What a piece of work is a man, how noble in reason, how infinite in faculties, in form and in moving, how express and admirable in action, how like an angel in apprehension, how like a god! The Paragon of animals. -Hamlet