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David ~ Michelangelo (1475–1564), Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet.

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Michelangelo. I think this is symbolic that God has his finger stretched out, yet Adam has his limp which symbolizes that if we want God, all we have to do is reach out to him.

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Explanations of Religion and Christianity, the wonder of it all

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Boomer Flashback: The 1964 New York World’s Fair

Pieta, de Michelangelo La Pietá, también de Miguel Ángel, es uno de los muchos tesoros a los que da cobijo la Basílica de San Pedro del Vaticano. Fue creado entre 1498 y 1499

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Statue of Michelangelo's David in Florence>>>would love to go see all the amazing art, specially this one, sooo cool!

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San Pietro in Vincoli: Moses by Michelangelo (1989, 1995) My head goes to about his chest. He has horns because in those day the Bible was misinterrepted. They read Moses had 'horns' of light but it really says 'rays' of light. ANd this church also has a set of chains that supposedly were worn by St. Peter. Hence, the name of the church is really "St. Peter in chains."

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Breathtaking...The Pietà (1498–1499) is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City. It is the only piece Michelangelo ever signed (See History after completion). 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 to the precedents...

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What is beauty - the 10 qualities that make art beautiful

Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling

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