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Michelangelo. I think this is symbolic that God has his finger stretched out, yet Adam has his limp which symbolizes that if we want God, all we have to do is reach out to him.

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A few quick master studies sketches. Focusing on capturing gesture and structure and the simplest possible ways. Michelangelo, Pontormo, Piazzetta, Egon Schiele -- can you guess which is which? #sketch #light #figure #art #artwork #fineart #arte #anim

Beautiful and amazing Sistine Chapel work by Michaelangelo. Rome, Italy places I have been

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The Atlas Slave -- "All the unfinished statues at the Accademia reveal Michelangelo’s approach and concept of carving. Michelangelo believed the sculptor was a tool of God, not creating but simply revealing the powerful figures already contained in the marble." #italy #michelangelo

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Palazzo Barberini

Judith Beheading Holofernes by Caravaggio, 1598-99. (detail) Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica at Palazzo Barberini, Rome

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