Monthly Archives: June 2015

Donatello

Donatello

First published in The Guardian, 29 October 2014. Einstein had a good line: “Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.”     In the early 1400s, Donatello carved and cast the first large-scale, free-standing statues since the fall of the Roman empire. Why did it take so long? As always, there […]