italian mannerism

Hugo Simberg, The Garden of Death, 1896.

Rosso Fiorentino (1495-1540)
“Musician Angel” (1522)
Tempera on wood
Mannerism

Born Giovanni Battista di Jacopo, he got the nickname Rosso Fiorentino, meaning “red Florentine,” for his bright red hair.

Astraea and Diana on a chariot drawn by dogs (Diana sul carro trainato da cani) - Lorenzo Costa the Younger
1579
frescoes
The Hall of the Zodiac, Ducal Palace, Mantua

Paolo Veronese (1528-1588)
“Juno Showering Gifts on Venetia” (1554-1556)
Oil on canvas
Renaissance
Located in the Palazzo Ducale, Venice, Italy