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Pieta

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 15 May 2016 in Art & Design.

This version by Michelangelo was done in his later life. He was not happy with the left arm of Jesus and took a hammer to it. Possibly the first example of a sculptor vandalising his own work. It was reconstructed by one of his apprentices.

NIKON COOLPIX P7000 1/28 second F/4.0 ISO 400 76 mm (35mm equiv.)

NIKON COOLPIX P7000
1/28 second
F/4.0
ISO 400
76 mm (35mm equiv.)

pieta
florence
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