Michelangelo, Dying Slave looking up

Michelangelo, The Slaves (commonly referred to as the Dying Slave and the Rebellious Slave), marble, 1513-15 and usually considered unfinished. Originally intended for the tomb of Pope, Julius II. The Artist gave them to Roberto Strozzi who presented them to the King of France.

 

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Taken on March 21, 2011