David is a masterpiece of Renaissance created between 1501 and by the Italian artist It is a marble statue of a standing male nude. The statue represents the Biblical hero David, a favoured subject in the art of Florence
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.