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Latest Post from Travel Wonders of the World

Latest Post from Travel Wonders of the World


The Extraordinary David (Florence, Italy)

Posted: 23 Apr 2014 03:24 PM PDT

Despite the swarming masses it is simply mesmerising to stand near. And to imagine that Michelangelo created his statue of David while he was in his 20s. For centuries the statue stood in front of Palazzo Vecchio (a replacement copy still stands there today). As you study and explore the figure more details are revealed. Note the steely glare and the veined tension in David’s large right...

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