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Art of the Italian Renaissance Courts: Mantua and Ferrara – GI 20 831 (Online)

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9 March 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm GMT

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until 30 March 2021

Tutor: Hilary Underwood BA MPhil

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Date: 9 March 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Length of Course:
5 weeks
02 March 2021
30 March 2021
Cost for Course:
£57 – £68.50
Reference Code:
GI 20 831
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


The northern Italian dukedoms of Mantua and Ferrara have an artistic importance above their size. The Gonzaga and d’Este rulers commissioned works by leading artists, including Tura, Mantegna, Giulio Romano, Bellini and Titian.

In this course, we will explore these fascinating artistic schemes in the light of Renaissance court culture and the tastes and characters of their patrons, including Federico Gonzaga and Isabella d’Este.


Art of the Italian Renaissance Courts: Mantua and Ferrara - GI 20 831

from the Triumphs of Caesar, formerly Mantua, now Royal Collection Trust, Hampton Court Palace.


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