Lottie Oulton
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Michelangelo - Detail of the Pieta, in St. Peters Basilica in Rome

Detail of the Pieta, in St. Peters Basilica in Rome~ Michelangelo. I wept when I saw it. Wept from my heart, in a way simple cold, marble could never induce.I wept for all the love it is about and all the love it took to create it.

Perseus With the Head of Medusa by Zinvolle - by Benvenuto Cellini. Photo taken in Florence, Italy.

Perseus With the Head of Medusa by Zinvolle - by Benvenuto Cellini. Photo taken in Florence, Italy. Another statue of Medusa vs Perseus myth. This statue depicts when Perseus beheaded medusa as told in the Ovid.

Neptune Calming the Waves by Lambert-Sigisbert Adam's 1737

ADAM, Lambert-Sigisbert French sculptor (b. Nancy, d. Paris) Neptune Calming the Waves 1737 Marble Musйe du Louvre, Paris

Symmetry Symptom Artists take note - The Medusa is neither a vampire or a porn queen. Her power is more profound and dangerous and woe to those who invoke it carelessly.

Hermes is also clever when he gave a mirror shild to Perseus so that he could kill medusa on his quest throughout Greece.

David of Michelangelo, Florence, Italy

David is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and by the Italian artist Michelangelo. It is marble statue of a standing male nude.