Compare Raphael’s School of Athens to Veronese’s Christ in the House of Levi. Explain how each artist reflected the political and social environment of Rome and Venice during the Renaissance period. Use one example from Gardner’s Art through the Ages
High Renaissance in Italy is considered to be the climax of Renaissance art, from 1500-1525, and a paragon of creative genius. Painting, especially, reached its peak of technical competence, rich artistic imagination and heroic composition. [ [ The main characteristics of High Renaissance painting are harmony and balance in construction.
As for the painting that you mention, the large scale of
the painting, the complexity of the composition, closely-observed human figures, and pointed iconographic and decorative references to classical antiquity, can be viewed as emblematic of the High Renaissance.
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