Mrs. Katie Bryan: A Reassessment of Donatello’s Penitent Magdelen

Katie_Bryan_seminarDate: 9 December 2008
Time: 5:00pm
Venue: Room 238 Main Building

This presentation will mainly focus on the famous image of the Penitent Mary Magdelen by the Italian Renaissance Sculptor Donatello. The sculpture will be situated within the context of the complex cult of Mary Magdelen in Italian art. Underpinning the study is the belief that the complexities of this artwork have been largely overlooked by art historians … (Please click on the image to read more)