Detail of "David" is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and by the Italian artist Michelangelo. It is a marble statue of a standing male nude. The statue represents the Biblical hero David.
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.
Pluto and Proserpina. The Rape of Proserpina is a large Baroque marble sculptural group by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, executed between 1621 and Bernini was only 23 years old at its completion.
Michelangelo, Studies for the Libyan Sibyl, (sketches for the Sistine Ceiling) Red chalk drawing done from a male model to study of muscular. Suspended in a dramatically twisted pose, constrapposto. **depiction of a woman body became really popular in c.