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Detailed description :Mantegna


Under the direction of Giovanni  Agosti, Dominique  Thiébaut

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Boasting a remarkable collection of paintings by Andrea Mantegna – by far the largest outside of Italy –, supplemented by exceptional loans from French and foreign collections, the Musée du Louvre held France’s first major retrospective on this eminent figure of the Renaissance. Using works of a variety of techniques to retrace the main stages in the artist’s career, the exhibition explores the influences that impacted on this work and the early dissemination of his art.

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24.5 x 28.5 cm, hardcover, 480 pages, 380 color illustrations.


This book benefits from the support of the paper manufacturer Arjowiggins Graphic.

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Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Musée du Louvre from September 26, 2008 to January 5, 2009.


15th century
ISBN French978-2-7541-0310-7
French only