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renaissance art - The Pieta, Michelangelo
Michelangelos pieta- such an amazing sculpture, need to see it in real life
The Pietà (1498–1499) is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City. The statue was commissioned for the French cardinal Jean de Billheres, who was a representative in Rome. The sculpture, in Carrara marble, was made for the cardinal's funeral monument, but was moved to its current location, the first chapel on the right as one enters the basilica. It is the only piece Michelangelo ever signed.
Seeing this was amazing! The Pietà (1498–1499) is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City.This famous work of art depicts the body of Jesus on the lap of his mother Mary after the Crucifixion. The theme is of Northern origin, popular by that time in France but not yet in Italy. The statue is one of the most highly finished works by Michelangelo.
El David de Miguel Angel. Pertenezca a una forma artística establecida (Escultura). Es intelectualmente desafiante. Imita la experiencia real ( El cuerpo humano ).
Citta del vaticano, Basilica di San Pietro, Bernini's Baldacchino and dome of Michelangelo Buonarroti, Roma Italy
Ceiling detail of the Sistine Chapel. The Sistine Chapel is the best-known chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope in Vatican City.
Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, Vatican | Incredible Pictures
El David de Miquel Àngel en la Galleria dell'Accademia - Florencia. bit.ly/1u4fU9Z
La Piedad de Miguel Angel
Vaticano. La capilla Sixtina - Miguel Angel
El genio de la Victoria de Miguel Angel
Angel looking towards the palace, Versailles
Taddei Tondo, 1504 – 1506.
Michelangelo.Giuliano de Medici.tomb.1521-1532
Lyon France... beautiful green patina (it's sad that all I can think of when I see this is Weeping Angels...)