ZELOTTI, Giovanni Battista
(b. 1526, Verona, d. 1578, Mantova)

Decoration in the Hall of the Arts (detail)

1564-66
Fresco
Villa Emo Capodilista, Fanzolo di Vedelago

The Hall of the Arts owes its name to the six personifications that are depicted in pairs between the columns: Astronomy and Architecture, Poetry and Painting, Sculpture and Music.

The picture shows the personification of Architecture.




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