Giovanni Strazza, "The Veiled Lady," Marble Sculpture, ca. Mid-19th Century.
Juliano de Médici (Miguel Ángel)
Disinganno (particolare) Cappella Sansevero-Naples, province of Naples, Campania region Italy
Apolo y Dafne, Bernini
As an art student, you’re hit over the head repeatedly with Renaissance art, so I’ve gotten a little tired of it, but something I’m not tired of is the seemingly impossible naturalistic detail attained from stone and a chisel back then.
❤ -La Pieta de Miguel Ángel en la Basílica de San Pedro