Who was he?
Donatello was an Italian sculptor and was the most influential artist of the 15th century in Italy. He learned the basics of sculpting at the Stonemasons' Guild, which is a group of artisans or merchants who control the practice of their craft in a certain town. He dedicated his life to serving the church with his artwork.
Donatello had a huge impact on the art and artists of the Renaissance. Some of his sculptures were 'The Penintent Magdalene," "David," and "Judith and Holofernes." Donatello is one of the greatest sculptors of all time. His ways and designs are still used by sculptors today.