Catholic Counter-Reformation Art (1560-1700): History, Characteristics, Effect of Council of Trent Guidelines
Paul III: Italian noble who was the last of the Renaissance popes (reigned 1534–49) and the first pope of the Counter-Reformation. The worldly Paul III was a notable patron of the arts and...
Council of Trent: Council of Trent, 19th ecumenical council of the Roman Catholic Church, held in three parts from 1545 to 1563.
Counter-Reformation: In the history of Christianity, the Roman Catholic efforts directed in the 16th and early 17th centuries both against the Protestant Reformation and toward internal renewal; the..