Andrea Mantegna

Andrea Mantegna (Italian: [anˈdrɛːa manˈteɲɲa]; c. 1431 – September 13, 1506) wis an Italian penter, a student o Roman aircheology, an son-in-law o Jacopo Bellini. Like ither airtists o the time, Mantegna experimentit wi perspective, e.g., bi lawerin the horizon in order tae create a sense o greater monumentality. His flinty, metallic laundscapes an somewhit stany figurs gie evidence o a fundamentally sculptural approach tae pentin. He an aa led a wirkshap that wis the leadin producer o prents in Venice afore 1500.

Andrea Mantegna
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BornAndrea Mantegna
c. 1431
Isola di Carturo, nou Italy
DiedSeptember 13, 1506
Mantua, nou Italy
EddicationFrancesco Squarcione
Kent forPentin, fresco
Notable wirk(s)St. Sebastian
Camera degli Sposi
The Agony in the Garden
MuivementItalian Renaissance