"the Italian Renaissance painters"

The Italian Renaissance is the name given to a period of intense cultural activity which took place in Italy between approximately 1300 and 1600.

Renowned artists of the period include Giotto (1266/7-1337); Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510); Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519); Michelangelo (1475-1564) and Titian (1488/90-1576).