Barna da Siena: a Medieval Mystery | University of Oxford

Barna da Siena: a Medieval Mystery

Speaker
With Dr Jan Cox, art historian
Event date
Event time
14:00 - 15:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£5/£4 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
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.