RAPHAEL (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino) (1483-1520) ~ Study of David after Michelangelo
Moses Statue by Michelangelo, Rome, Italy. Located in St. Peters in Chains church. Michelangelo always thought he was liberating a figure from the marble block that was already in it. He certainly did a fabulous job with Moses.
Michelangelo - The Prophet Jeremiah in the Sistine Chapel - The Vatican Rome Italy
'David' is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and 1504 by Michelangelo. It depicts the Biblical story of David and Goliath. The statue was moved to the Galleria dell'Accademia, in Florence, Italy, in 1873.
Michelangelo Buonarroti: "If people only knew how hard I work to gain my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.."