B) Last week we studied Luther's wrestling with
conscience and faith and duties, and he left the Catholic church rather than
give into intimidation and threat. This
week, use http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/thomas_more.htm,
describe the situation of Thomas More and his example. Compared him briefly with Luther.
C) Using the
EXPLORE items listed below, explain whether you prefer the representation of
the Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci, Veronese, or Tintoretto,
identifying specific elements of the Renaissance and Mannerist artistic styles found
in each of these. Identify which version of the Last Supper seems to you
to be more historically realistic and why, and explain whether historic realism
or communicating a message is more important.
Tintoretto's Last Supper at http://www.wga.hu/html_m/t/tintoret/5_1580s/3lastsup.html
· Tintoretto’s Last
Supper, video, at http://smarthistory.khanacademy.org/jacopo-tintorettos-last-supper.html
Leonardo’s Last Supper at http://www.philvaz.com/apologetics/LeonardoLastSupper.htm
- ONE MORE ISSUE DISCUSSED: Discussthe following issue:
whether you would have sided with Veronese or with Inquisition court,
considering the issues of artistic freedom, right of the patron, and
appropriate subject matter. Provide a rationale for your response. Describe a
SPECIFIC real modern situation where similar issues arise, like a controversial
film, a professor with controversial views, a business owner expressing a
religious opinion in public, a business owner who has an employee who is
"just different", etc.
Veronese at http://members.efn.org/~acd/Veronese.html
question the answer has to be 125 words or more and references in APA Format.