Barna da Siena: a Medieval Mystery | University of Oxford

Barna da Siena: a Medieval Mystery

With Dr Jan Cox, art historian
14:00 - 15:00
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Lectures and seminars
£5/£4 concessions
Yes
Required
Barna da Siena was a 14th-century Italian painter whose origins and practice are shrouded in mystery. The Ashmolean is the only collection in Britain to own examples of his work. This talk attempts to unravel a medieval 'whodunnit' that surrounds this artist.