Paolo Veronese (1528-1588) is known as a supreme colorist, and for his illusionistic decorations in both fresco and oil. His most famous works are elaborate narrative cycles, executed in a dramatic and colorful Mannerist style, full of majestic architectural settings and glittering pageantry.
This is part 3 of 3-part post on the works of Paolo Veronese.
For biographical notes -in english and italian- and other works by Veronese see:
- Paolo Veronese | Late Renaissance Mannerist painter.
- Paolo Veronese | Late Renaissance Mannerist painter | Part 2.