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.
'Moses' was completed by Michelangelo in 1515 to commemorate the tomb of Pope Julius II. It is an amazing work of art less than 10 minutes from the Colosseum, so if you're ever in Rome go check this out.
La Pietà by is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michel Angelo Buonarroti . The statue was commissioned for the French Cardinal Jean de Bilheres, who was a representative in Rome.The theme (Jesus on the lap of his Mother after th