How did the visual arts of the Renaissance represent love & erotic desire?

Introduction Leonardo believed that creation through paint was superior to that created bywords; arguing that the purpose of artists and their art is to arouse love.[1] Love and erotic desire during the Renaissance period is represented through the revival of paintings and sculptures which are reminiscent of the Roman Gods and Goddesses; these highlight theContinue reading “How did the visual arts of the Renaissance represent love & erotic desire?”