Detail of "David" is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and by the Italian artist Michelangelo. It is a marble statue of a standing male nude. The statue represents the Biblical hero David.
Michelangelo Buonarroti ~ Madonna Pitti Tondo (detail) ~ Pitti Tondo is a marble bas-relief of the Virgin and Child by Michelangelo. It was produced between 1503 and 1504 and is now in the Museo Nazionale del Bargello in Florence.
Michelangelo created this masterpiece when he was just 21 years old. This famous work of art depicts the body of Jesus on the lap of his mother Mary after the Crucifixion. Michelangelo’s interpretation of the Pietà is unique.