GIULIO ROMANO
(b. ca. 1499, Roma, d. 1546, Mantova)

View of the Sala di Psiche (west wall)

1526-28
Fresco
Sala di Psiche, Palazzo del Tè, Mantua

The large fresco on the west wall depicts the Preparation for the Feast. On the left side a River Landscape with Springs can be seen.

The three lunettes above it depict Psyche with Proserpina, Psyche's Third Task, Cupid Awakens Psyche.




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