An American in Italy

IMG_6219 The Palazzo di Te, on the outskirts of Mantua, was built for Frederico II Gonzaga, Marques of Mantua in 1524-1534.

IMG_6101 Rigoletto is an opera by Giuseppe Verdi that is set in Mantua.

IMG_6130 This high Renaissance church located in a small piazza in Mantua is the masterpiece of Leon Battista Alberti.

IMG_6165 Another of the wonderful benefits of taking the art history class with Elaine Ruffolo (and there are many!), are the wonderful field trips that...