Divinity to humanity
|School||Nanjing Arts Institute|
|Keywords||Our Lady of the image Italian painting Divinity Humanity Humanist thought|
13-16 century , the paintings of the Virgin Mary as a theme in Italy increased significantly than in the past , there have been some new changes and in shaping technique and expression of the theme . Virgin Mary painting of this period , the body proportion is gradually accurate , with a strong sense of volume , close to the image of the real life \more and more prominent . Our Lady of image change is complex , but the impact of humanist thought crucial . Humanist ideology, emphasizing the dignity and worth of the human , advocacy to enjoy earthly happiness and joy , was the painter who had a new understanding of \the shackles of theological doctrine from divinity to humanity .