Baroque

Visual arts

El Greco

Velazquez

Bernini

architecture

sculpture

Caravaggio - chiaroscuro

Artemisia Gentileschi

Versailles

Rubens

Poussin

Vermeer

Rembrandt

Wren

Literature

Cervantes

Milton

Music/Theater

Claudio Monteverdi - Orfeo - opera

aria

Vivaldi

Racine

Moliere

Lully - ballet

Bach

"Well-tempered keyboard"

Handel

Philosophy

Thomas Hobbes - Leviathan

John Locke - Two Treatises on Government

 

Science

Montaigne

Francis Bacon

Copernicus

Kepler

Galileo

Descartes

Newton