Posts Tagged ‘Andrea Mantegna’

January 13

Felice Feliciano of Verona, Italy, wrote a dedicatory letter to Andrea Mantegna, the painter, on this day in 1464. This communication appeared in a book of epitaphs. Feliciano had earlier written Alphabetum Romanum, which is probably the earliest book concerning the geometric construction of roman capitals. A splendid new edition of this work was printed [...]