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CimabueCenni di Pepo (Giovanni) Cimabue (c. 1240 — c. 1302) was an Italian painter and creator of mosaics from Florence. He is also well known for his student Giotto, who revolutionized painting in Italy. Cimabue is generally regarded as the last great painter working in the Byzantine tradition.
Giotto di BondoneGiotto di Bondone (c. 1267 – January 8, 1337), better known simply as Giotto, was an Italian painter and architect from Florence. He is generally considered the first in a line of great artists who contributed to the Italian Renaissance.
Pietro LorenzettiPietro Lorenzetti (or Pietro Laurati; c. 1280 - 1348) was an Italian painter, active between approximately 1306 and 1345.
Simone MartiniSimone Martini (c. 1284 – c. 1344) was an Italian painter born in Siena.
Ambrogio LorenzettiAmbrogio Lorenzetti (or Ambruogio Laurati; c. 1290 – June 9, 1348) was an Italian painter of the Sienese school. He was active between approximately from 1317 to 1348. His elder brother was the painter Pietro Lorenzetti.
Andrei RublevAndrei Rublev (c. 1360 or 1370 - 1427 or 1430) is considered to be the greatest medieval Russian painter of icons and frescoes.
Jan van EyckJan van Eyck (c. 1385 - 1441) was a 15th century Flemish painter and one of the first to popularize oil paint.
DonatelloDonatello (Donato di Niccol๒ di Betto Bardi; c. 1386 – December 13, 1466) was a famous early Renaissance Italian artist and sculptor from Florence. He became well recognized for his creation of the shallow relief style of sculpting, which made the sculpture seem much deeper than it actually was.
Fra AngelicoFra Angelico (c. 1395 – February 18, 1455), born Guido di Pietro, was an Early Italian Renaissance painter, referred to in Vasari's Lives of the Artists as having "a rare and perfect talent".
Paolo UccelloPaolo Uccello (born Paolo di Dono, 1397 – December 10, 1475) was an Italian painter who was notable for his pioneering work on visual perspective in art.

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