Saint George by Andrea Mantegna

Andrea Mantegna was part of the family of the Venetian painters Bellini; he was married to Nicolozia, the daughter of Jacopo and sister Gentile and Giovanni. In fame and skill,

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Mars and Venus, or Parnas by Andrea Mantegna

Andrea Mantegna’s love for the art of antiquity was ideally suited to the tastes and scholarship of Isabella D. Este. When she married, her grandfather’s grandfather Lodoviko Gonzaga, at whose

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Male Portrait by Andrea Mantegna

This portrait is one of the best works of Mantegna. Slender composition helps to capture the strict appearance of the character. Mantegna uses the three-quarter model rotation method, borrowed from

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Dead Christ by Andrea Mantegna

The saddest story of the Gospel author served simply and easily. The viewer lifeless, once full body forces the Son of God, over which bowed grieving woman. Picture devoid of

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