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Who called it the Renaissance?
Also asked, when was the Renaissance named?
The term rinascita ('rebirth') first appeared in Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists (c. 1550), anglicized as the Renaissance in the 1830s.
who is the father of Renaissance? Francesco Petrarca
Subsequently, question is, what exactly was the Renaissance?
The Renaissance was a fervent period of European cultural, artistic, political and economic “rebirth” following the Middle Ages. Generally described as taking place from the 14th century to the 17th century, the Renaissance promoted the rediscovery of classical philosophy, literature and art.
What ended the Renaissance?
1300 – 1600