Tag: Renaissance

Hartenfels Castle (Torgau)

Address: Schloßstraße 27, 04860 Torgau, Germany Opened: 1470 Hartenfels Castle in Art: Cranach, Lucas the Elder (1472-1553) Hunting near Hartenfels Castle 1540 Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland     See also: • Castles | Torgau, Saxony (Germany)

Thomas Middleton

(1580–1627) Works: • The Revenger’s Tragedy (1606) Baptized April 18 1580 London (England) Died July 4 1627 Newington Butts, London (England) Occupation Playwright Poet Writer

Thomas Dekker

(c.1572-c.1632) Works: • The Noble Spanish Soldier (English) • Satiro-Mastix; or, the Vntrussing of the Humorous Poet (English) • Thomas Dekker Edited (English)   Born c.1572 London (England) Died August 25 c.1632 London (England) Occupation Playwright Writer

Ben Jonson

(1572–1637) Benjamin Jonson Works: • A Tale of a Tub (English) • Bartholomew Fair (1614) • Cynthia’s Revels (English) • Discoveries Made Upon Men and Matter and Some Poems (English) • Epicoene; Or, The Silent Woman (English) • Every Man…

John Webster

(c.1580-c.1632) Works: • The Duchess of Malfi (English) • Webster & Tourneur (English) • The White Devil (English) Webster in Film: Shakespeare in Love 1998 Director: John Madden Starring: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes   Born c.1580 London (England) Died c.1632 London (England) Occupation Actor Playwright…

Christopher Marlowe

(1564–1593) Works: • Accurs’d be he that first invented war! (English) • Edward the Second (English) • Hero and Leander and Other Poems (English) • Hero and Leander and Other Poems (Latin) • I Must Have Wanton Poets (English) •…

Giovanni Boccaccio

(1313–1375) Works: • Alcesto e Acaten (Italian) • Amorosa visione (1342-1343) • Canto di Ameto (Italian) • Corbaccio (1354) • De mulieribus claris (1361) • Decameron (Italian) ◊ De Decamerone van Boccaccio (Dutch) ◊ Novelleja Decameronesta (Finnish) ◊ The Decameron…

Addio fratello crudele (1971)

‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Producer: Silvio Clementelli Screenplay: Alfio Valdarnini, Carlo Carunchio, Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Based on: ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore by John Ford Genre: Drama | Romantic | Tragedy Music: Ennio Morricone (1928-2020) Country: Italia Language:…

Sandro Botticelli

(c.1445–1510) Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi The artist’s works: Madonna col Bambino e angelo c.1465–1467 Spedale degli Innocenti, Firenze Madonna col Bambino e un angelo c.1465–1467 Musée Fesch, Ajaccio Madonna con Bambino, Giovannino e Angeli c.1468 Galleria dell Accademia, Firenze Madonna con…

Antonello da Messina

(c.1430–1479) The artist’s works: Crocifissione s.d. Brukenthal National Museum, Sibiu Madonna Salting c.1460–1469 National Gallery, London Cristo benedicente c.1465 National Gallery, London Ritratto di giovane c.1470 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Ritratto d’uomo c.1472–1476 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid Madonna del Rosario 1473 Museo Regionale, Messina Polittico…