a. What are the primary stylistic achievements of Fifteenth century Italian artists? How do these traits reflect a change in man's view of spirituality and the emergence of Humanism?
b. Do important political families today patronize the arts as during the Renaissance? Why or why not? Can you cite examples?
Art history refers to the study of objects of art in their historical dispensation and stylistic contexts. The study of art is elaborate from painting to sculpture, ceramics and decorative equipment. Art was the first written language and to study the history of art is to study the history of civilizations and humankind. From the old stone age when art was used to communicate in signs and symbols, to modern society art plays integral in dissemination of information that is requisite to a people. This essay is concerned with discussing natural and human threats that exposes artwork to danger. Later part of the paper will also to unearth and interrogate the pre-historic art to the renaissance period.