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MANTEGNA, Andrea (1431 - 1506), Painter, fresco artist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MANTEGNA, Andrea (1431 - 1506), Painter, fresco artist, engraver

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born probably in 1431, near Padua; died 13 September 1506, in Mantua.

Painter, fresco artist, engraver. Religious subjects, portraits. Painted statues.

Paduan School.

[not available online] [not available online]Andrea Mantegna is one of the most highly esteemed artists of his age, noted for both his profound interest and knowledge in the art of Classical Rome, as

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