Sentence Examples


  • For his position in the history of the revival, see Voigt's Wiederbelebung des classischen Alterthums, and Symonds's Renaissance in Italy.
  • In the early 14th century, the age of Dante, the new spirit of the Renaissance made Italian rulers the patrons of art and literature, and the Jews to some extent shared in this gracious change.
  • Early Renaissance palaces occur frequently in Venice and form a pleasing contrast with those in the Gothic style.
  • Among charitable institutions the principal is the handsome royal infirmary, a Renaissance building.
  • In 1479 a fire consumed the earlier buildings along the Rio, and these were replaced (1480-1550) by the present Renaissance structure.