Michelangelo statues

Michelangelo Statue of David Florence Italy. This picture gives the viewer some idea of the scale of this marble statue.

Michelangelo Statue of David Florence Italy. This picture gives the viewer some idea of the scale of this marble statue.

I was stunned at the beauty of Michelangelo's, Statue of David. I had seen many pictures, but had no idea how it would affect me when I stood in the same room. Breathtaking doesn't even begin to describe this wonderful piece of art.

I was stunned at the beauty of Michelangelo's, Statue of David. I had seen many pictures, but had no idea how it would affect me when I stood in the same room. Breathtaking doesn't even begin to describe this wonderful piece of art.

Michelangelo's David: Florentine History and Civic Identity - This book takes a new look at the interpretations of, and the historical information surrounding, Michelangelo's David. New documentary materials discovered by Rolf Bagemihl add to the early history of the stone block that became the David and provide an identity for the painted terracotta colossus that stood on the cathedral buttresses for which Michelangelo's statue was to be a companion. The David, with its placement the…

Michelangelo's David: Florentine History and Civic Identity - This book takes a new look at the interpretations of, and the historical information surrounding, Michelangelo's David. New documentary materials discovered by Rolf Bagemihl add to the early history of the stone block that became the David and provide an identity for the painted terracotta colossus that stood on the cathedral buttresses for which Michelangelo's statue was to be a companion. The David, with its placement the…

Michelangelo's statue of David~ It is said that when Pope Julius II asked Michelangelo how he sculpted David out of a marble slab, he replied: “I just removed the parts that weren’t David.”

Michelangelo's statue of David~ It is said that when Pope Julius II asked Michelangelo how he sculpted David out of a marble slab, he replied: “I just removed the parts that weren’t David.”

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo Statue. Enjoy a slice of heroic style with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo Statue from Good Smile Company. Made of painted ABS and durable PVC, this figure features Michelangelo ready for anything with his beloved nunchakus. The Statue stands 8.7 inches tall and comes with a textured stand for a thrilling street scene. Based on a design by popular visual artist James Jean, this figure can be teamed with the other three TMNT statues...

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo Statue. Enjoy a slice of heroic style with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo Statue from Good Smile Company. Made of painted ABS and durable PVC, this figure features Michelangelo ready for anything with his beloved nunchakus. The Statue stands 8.7 inches tall and comes with a textured stand for a thrilling street scene. Based on a design by popular visual artist James Jean, this figure can be teamed with the other three TMNT statues...

A work of which the 16th-century art historian Vasari wrote: "Whoever has seen this work need not trouble to see any other work executed in sculpture, either in our own or in other times, by no matter what craftsman." Phew! Michelangelo's statue of David was finished in 1504, the result of three years' work. It is to be found in Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence.

A work of which the 16th-century art historian Vasari wrote: "Whoever has seen this work need not trouble to see any other work executed in sculpture, either in our own or in other times, by no matter what craftsman." Phew! Michelangelo's statue of David was finished in 1504, the result of three years' work. It is to be found in Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence.

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