Palazzo del Te, Mantua, Italy


Related people
Jeffrey Squire (photographer)
Giulio Romano (architect)
Date
1526-1534
Description
The Palazzo del Te in Mantua was built as a one-story summer pleasure house for the Duke Federico Gonzaga II. It is located on vast grounds, including subsidiary buildings, groves and avenues, and formal gardens. Keywords: Italy, Mantua, residential structures, housing, palazzi, palace, frieze, friezes. Submitted by Aimee Moore for ARCH/LARCH 200.
Style/Period
16th Century (1500 - 1599 CE)
Renaissance
Mannerist
Material
plaster