Mantua

Mantua

Mantua is a city surrounded by 3 artificial lakes in the northern Italian region of Lombardy. It's known for the architectural legacy of the Renaissance Gonzaga rulers, who built the Ducal Palace. This imposing building houses the Bridal Chamber, decorated with Andrea Mantegna frescoes. The Gonzagas also built the Te Palace, known for the Chamber of the Giants, where every surface is painted with mythological scenes.

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Tazio Nuvolari

Tazio Nuvolari

Italian motorsports racing driver

Elena Anguissola

Elena Anguissola

Italian painter

Andrea Mantegna

Andrea Mantegna

Italian painter

Bernardo Tasso

Bernardo Tasso

Italian courtier

Isabella d'Este

Isabella d'Este

Italian patron

Giovanni dalle Bande Nere

Giovanni dalle Bande Nere

Giovanni Gonzaga

Giovanni Gonzaga

Federico I Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua's son

Guido Ascanio Sforza di Santa Fiora

Guido Ascanio Sforza di Santa Fiora

Costanza Farnese's son

Longinus

Longinus

Soldier

Giulio Romano

Giulio Romano

Italian painter

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Italian artist

Enzo Dara

Enzo Dara

Italian bass

Tristano Martinelli

Tristano Martinelli

Actor

Andreas Hofer

Andreas Hofer

German film actor

Marchetto Cara

Marchetto Cara

Italian composer

Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Ruler

Giovanni Battista Zelotti

Giovanni Battista Zelotti

Italian painter

Roberto Ardigò

Roberto Ardigò

Italian philosopher

Ferdinando Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Ferdinando Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Lorenzo Costa

Lorenzo Costa

Italian painter

Ippolita Gonzaga

Ippolita Gonzaga

Nun

Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Margaret Paleologa

Margaret Paleologa

Vincenzo II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Vincenzo II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Federico Gonzaga

Federico Gonzaga

Cardinal

Charles I Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Charles I Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Prince

Salamone Rossi

Salamone Rossi

Italian Violinist

Giaches de Wert

Giaches de Wert

Composer

Maurizio Cazzati

Maurizio Cazzati

Italian composer

Saverio Bettinelli

Saverio Bettinelli

Writer

Giorgio Ghisi

Giorgio Ghisi

Italian engraver

Francesco Rasi

Francesco Rasi

Italian composer

Claudio Gallico

Claudio Gallico

Italian conductor

Paola Malatesta

Paola Malatesta

Ludovico III Gonzaga, Marquis of Mantua's mother

Agnese Visconti

Agnese Visconti

Bernabò Visconti's daughter

Cecilia Gonzaga

Cecilia Gonzaga

Gianfrancesco I Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua's daughter

Margherita Malatesta

Margherita Malatesta

Francesco I Gonzaga's wife

Girolamo Cavazzoni

Girolamo Cavazzoni

Organist

Giovanni Ceva

Giovanni Ceva

Italian mathematician

Giuseppe Bazzani

Giuseppe Bazzani

Italian painter

Giuseppe Bottani

Giuseppe Bottani

Italian painter

Alda d'Este

Alda d'Este

Teodosio Aimoni

Teodosio Aimoni

Italian politician

Alessandro Striggio

Alessandro Striggio

Italian composer

Vittorino da Feltre

Vittorino da Feltre

Italian teacher

Anna Isabella Gonzaga

Anna Isabella Gonzaga

Charles II, Duke of Mantua and Montferrat

Charles II, Duke of Mantua and Montferrat

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