Luisa Roldán – Online Discussion and Book Launch – Holly Trusted explores, with author Catherine Hall-van den Elsen, the life and works of this celebrated sculptor of the Spanish Golden Age, 20 October 2021

Luisa Roldán, The Entombment of Christ, 1700–1701, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lund Humphries is delighted to celebrate the launch of Luisa Roldán, a new monograph by Catherine Hall-van den Elsen, co-published with Getty Publications. This beautifully illustrated book presents the first overview in English of the life and work of Luisa Roldán (1652–1706).

To celebrate the new publication, author Catherine Hall-van den Elsen will be joined in conversation by sculpture historian Holly Trusted. They will introduce Roldán within a wider historical and social context, exploring her development as a sculptor from her early days in Andalucía to her later works in Madrid.

They will discuss the complexities of her oeuvre and reflect on the challenges she faced as a woman sculptor in early modern Spain.

Online event

20 October 2021

12pm noon UK time (BST)

For more information and to register for the event, please click here.

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