Donatello's Mary Magdalene - THE most haunting image I have ever seen. I hated leaving her behind. >>> Surely the most startling sculpture to come out of the Renaissance? Rodin would have loved it, I'm certain.
): Madonna and Child (terracotta, Citerna (Perugia), Chiesa di…
Donatello (1386–), Mary Magdalene, circa 1450, poplar wood, Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, Florence
Donatello ~ St John the Evangelist ~ ~ Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi better known as Donatello, was the most important early Renaissance sculptor from Florence. Donatello's sculpture is notable for its detailed realism, evidence of the artist's skills.