"Lamentation Over the Dead Christ" by Andrea Mantegna c. 1480 shows
the dead Christ in a dramatically foreshortened pose.....
this is from the Eyewitness book on perspective - p. 21.
The artist also painted the first full-blown illusionistic room
scheme: The painted Room in the Gonzaga Palace. Also shown in the book.
> I am teaching art from different points of view and trying to
> who painted a scene of Christ after the crucifixion. It is His body,
> feet first, very dramatic. Anybody know the one I am referring to?
> Thanks for the help.
> Ann Wilschke