Italian Heritage Month Program -- Leonardo Da Vinci and the Last Supper in Boston

Oct 27, 2015 803

West End Branch of the Boston Public Library - 151 Cambridge Street - Boston, MA 02114
Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 2 – 3pm

To begin to appreciate The Last Supper, consider the following: Who commissioned the fresco? Why in the Refectory of Santa Maria delle Grazie? What about the body language and expressions of the figures depicted? Why the use of certain colors in the vestments? Answering these basic questions allows us to truly "see" and interpret this work. Dr. Irene Roman will answer these questions and bring us to a greater understanding of this masterpiece.

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