Michelangelo's pieta. Saw this in person. So beautiful.  I understand some vandal chiseled off the tears that used to be on her face.

Michelangelo's pieta. Saw this in person. So beautiful. I understand some vandal chiseled off the tears that used to be on her face.

Pieta, 1499 by Michelangelo. High Renaissance. sculpture. St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican

Pieta, 1499 by Michelangelo. High Renaissance. sculpture. St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican

michelangelogallery: “  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...

michelangelogallery: “ 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...

The story goes that Michelangelo (at age 24) signed his pietà after it was placed in the Basilic because he could not endure that the pu...

The story goes that Michelangelo (at age 24) signed his pietà after it was placed in the Basilic because he could not endure that the pu...

RÉFÉRENCES ET SYMBOLES DANS GUERNICA. Le motif du taureau et notamment du Minotaure d'une part et de la corrida d'autre part, est très importante dans la carrière de Picasso. Dans Guernica, il devient une figure assez ambiguë, symbole de la bestialité et de la cruauté pour les uns, symbole de la force et de la résistance pour les autres.

RÉFÉRENCES ET SYMBOLES DANS GUERNICA. Le motif du taureau et notamment du Minotaure d'une part et de la corrida d'autre part, est très importante dans la carrière de Picasso. Dans Guernica, il devient une figure assez ambiguë, symbole de la bestialité et de la cruauté pour les uns, symbole de la force et de la résistance pour les autres.

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