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David (Michelangelo)

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David is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and 1504 by Michelangelo. It is a 5.17-metre (17.0 ft) marble statue of a standing male ...

Michelangelo's David: Admire World's Greatest Sculpture at ...

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This astonishing Renaissance sculpture was created between 1501 and 1504. ... Michelangelo instead, for the first time ever, chooses to depict David before the ... He slept sporadically, and when he did he slept with his clothes and even in ...

How Michelangelo Made David into a Giant | ARTnews

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Apr 14, 2014 ... In short, Michelangelo created “the Giant”—less a David than a ... Thus, did an impossible task give impetus to a unique sculpture and an ...

Michelangelo's Mysterious Carving Method | The Best Artists

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Nov 11, 2007 ... To see how Michelangelo carved, let's look at his unfinished statues, especially the ... in Florence, left and right of the broad hall that leads to the David. .... to a slab of marble, it must create an illusion of depth by superimposed planes. ... And for all anyone knows, Michelangelo DID use that coffin method t...

Michelangelo's David – ItalianRenaissance.org

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David is one of Michelangelo's most-recognizable works, and has become one of ... Compared to Donatello's bronze David, also created in Florence – though a ...

Michelangelo David - Italian Renaissance Art

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Michelangelo David, is this marble masterpiece the most famous statue in the world? ... exposure to the elements did not please the artist, however the Guild of Wool Merchants did state in Michelangelo's ... knowledge of perspective to create

Why did Michelangelo make the marble sculpture, 'David' naked ...

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Oct 11, 2015 ... Why did Michelangelo make the marble sculpture, "David" naked? ... sculptors create new beautiful sculptures like Michelangelo's David or The ...

Sculpting David: Donatello and Michelangelo | Art History Blogger

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Oct 9, 2011 ... Michelangelo won a contest to carve the figure of David out of a block ... II rose to power, before the Florentines created their peace treaty with ...

Art That Inspires: The Story Behind the David - This Is My Happiness

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Sep 1, 2014 ... Michelangelo worked on the David from 1501 to 1504. ... Michelangelo really created a three-dimensional man so it's great to enjoy all the ...

David by Michelangelo - Michelangelo Sculptures | HowStuffWorks

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David by Michelangelo - The David is one of Michelangelo's masterpieces and represented the glory of Florence when he created it. Learn more about this ...

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Basic Facts about Michelangelo's David - Accademia

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Learn this and more basic facts about David, one of the most famous statues in the world. ... Did you know? ... Signoria in the exact spot where the original used to be and the second in Piazzale Michelangelo (made out of bronze, not marble).

How Michelangelo Created His Statues - Michelangelos Models

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Michelangelo would refer to his model collection to see if there was anything he could use from it. Since he had a photographic memory this step was automatic.

15 Things You Might Not Know About Michelangelo's 'David ...

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Dec 3, 2015 ... Few statues are as enduring and iconic as Michelangelo's 'David. ... Michelangelo created David from a piece of marble that had been twice .... re #15 : "Italy" did not exist as a country when the statue was created, so the ...