Pan #3
bronze
31'' x 22-1/2''
Donato, Giuseppe
1881-1965

Sculptor Giuseppe Donato was born in 1881 in the Calabria region of Italy.  He studied under Charles Grafly at the Philadelphia Industrial Art School and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.  He also studied in Paris at the Ecole des Beaux Arts, the Academie Julian, and the Academie Colarossi.

Donato exhibited throughout Europe and the United States, including exhibitions at City Hall in Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, where he was awarded the first Cresson Award for Travel in 1903.  The artist also maintained memberships at such prestigious institutions as the National Sculpture Society in New York, the American Art Association of Paris, and the New York Architectural League.

Giuseppe Donato died in 1965.