Andrea Mantegna

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Andrea Mantegna
St. Sebastian, 1480; panel; Musée du Louvre
Born c. 1431
Isola di Carturo, Venice (now Italy)
Died September 13, 1506
Mantua, now Italy
Nationality Italian
Field Painting, fresco
Training Francesco Squarcione
Movement Italian Renaissance
Works St. Sebastian
Camera degli Sposi
The Agony in the Garden

Andrea Mantegna (born about 1431) was an Italian painter.

Major works[change | edit source]

Mantegna's only known sculpture is a "Sant'Eufemia" in the Cathedral of Irsina, Basilicata. The rest of these are paintings: