Italy was divided into city-states
Albrecht Durer & Hans Holbein applied realistic ideas to art.
They emphasised on individualism and worldly pleasures.
They wrote about a Utopian society
Regarded as the greatest playwriter of all time
Named after Queen Elizabeth I for her poetry
He was able to print a complete Bible, which was the first full sized book
A printer produced hundreds of copies which allowed people to afford books
Renaissance ideals continued to influence European ideals and stirred creativity