ARTIST: Andrea Mantegna : Ceiling Oculus in the Camera degli Sposi, Mantova. This room was the bridal chamber in the palace of the Gonzaga family. Several of the family members are looking down into the room
8 Renaissance Artists Whose Work Transformed the Art World
Viewed as a much-needed revival of art and culture, the Renaissance played a pivotal role in ushering Europe out of its Dark Ages and into a world of enlightenment.
Melozzo da Flori (Italian Renaissance artist, Playing the Lute January “'Without Melozzo, the work of Raphael and Michelangelo would have never existed.' This statement by Antonio Paolucci, director of the Vatican Museums