Partial Photo of  The Creation of Adam: By Michelangelo on the ceiling of the Vatican.

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Michelangelo. I think this is symbolic that God has his finger stretched out, yet Adam has his limp which symbolizes that if we want God, all we have to do is reach out to him.

Michelangelo. I think this is symbolic that God has his finger stretched out, yet Adam has his limp which symbolizes that if we want God, all we have to do is reach out to him.

Pieta, de Michelangelo La Pietá, también de Miguel Ángel, es uno de los muchos tesoros a los que da cobijo la Basílica de San Pedro del Vaticano. Fue creado entre 1498 y 1499

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Pieta, de Michelangelo La Pietá, también de Miguel Ángel, es uno de los muchos tesoros a los que da cobijo la Basílica de San Pedro del Vaticano. Fue creado entre 1498 y 1499

Moses - Michelangelo. I love Michelangelo's work. His sculpture look so life-like, as if they could get up and walk at any moment.

Moses - Michelangelo. I love Michelangelo's work. His sculpture look so life-like, as if they could get up and walk at any moment.

"I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free."  Michelangelo - 1475 –  1564 - Italian Renaissance sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer

"I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free." Michelangelo - 1475 – 1564 - Italian Renaissance sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer

Katsushika Hakusai´s  The Great Wave~could use this to color or have students zentangle in areas.

Katsushika Hakusai´s The Great Wave~could use this to color or have students zentangle in areas.

Breathtaking...The Pietà (1498–1499) is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City.  It is the only piece Michelangelo ever signed (See History after completion). 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 to the precedents...

Breathtaking...The Pietà (1498–1499) is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City. It is the only piece Michelangelo ever signed (See History after completion). 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 to the precedents...

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