Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
PaduaChiesa degli EremitaniCappella Ovetari
GODS & MYTHS
River gods
with other figures
Amoretti
Festivities and ceremoniesProcession or triumph
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
ApostlesJames the Great LifeLed to martyrdom
Further details
Detail of fresco depicting St. James led to martyrdom; frieze on triumphal arch includes images of river gods and amoretti
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mantegna, Andrea (c1431-1506)
DATE
1453 - 1454
LOCATION
Padua, Chiesa degli Eremitani
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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