Andrea Mantegna, 1431-1506, was an Italian Renaissance painter. In 1516, a handsome monument was set up to him in the church of Sant'Andrea, The dome was decorated by Correggio
. The influence of Andrea Mantegna
on the style and tendency of his age was very marked over Italian art generally. Leonardo da Vinci
took from Mantegna the use of decorations with festoons and fruit. Mantegna's main legacy in considered the introduction of spatial illusionism in paintings, his tradition of ceiling decoration
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