This episode is the first of a two-part episode that examines
one of the most beautiful and controversial sculptures in history.
In this first part, we exam the history, museum context, and
unusual iconography of the sculpture.
About the Podcast
This podcast will explore the development of the art, architecture, culture and history in Italy, from ancient Roman times through the Renaissance. Listeners will develop an understanding of Italy’s role in the development of Western civilization and an ability to appreciate and understand works of art in their historical context.