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Michelangelo's funeral monument to Pope Julius II, featuring Moses, in San Pietro en Vincoli (St Peter in Chains) - Rome, Italy

One of the most famous sculptures in the world - Moses by Michelangelo, located in San Pietro in Vincoli basilica.

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As someone who lived in Florence for a number of years and lead countless students, tours, friends, and family to see Michelangelo’s David, I have been asked a variety of questions regarding this famous statue. Did Michelangelo model him after the real.

La Pietà by Michelangelo-1499 is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michel Angelo Buonarroti . The statue was commissioned for the French Cardinal Jean de Bilheres, who was a representative in Rome.The theme (Jesus on the lap of his Mother after the Crucifixion) is of northen origin, popular by that time in France but not yet in Italy.It is an important work as it balances the Renaissance ideals of classical beauty with naturalism.

La Pietà by is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michel Angelo Buonarroti . The statue was commissioned for the French Cardinal Jean de Bilheres, who was a representative in Rome.The theme (Jesus on the lap of his Mother after th