Andrea Mantegna: The Art of Illusionism

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Detail, Andrea Mantegna, Camera Picta, 1465-1474,
Mantua, Palazzo Ducale

The ceiling detail has figures who look as if they are going to fall down, we are expected to participate actively in the viewing of this ceiling painting, Mantegna obviously enjoyed painting this trompe l’oeil.


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I am a London based artist, researcher and walker.
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