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.

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.

David ~ Michelangelo (1475–1564), Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet.

David ~ Michelangelo (1475–1564), Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet.

MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI - (1475 - 1564) - Sistine Chapel - Ceiling  #michelangelo #paintings #art

MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI - (1475 - 1564) - Sistine Chapel - Ceiling #michelangelo #paintings #art

Michelangelo Buonarroti, Madonna of Bruges, 1501-1504 (The only Michelangelo outside of Italy.)

Michelangelo Buonarroti, Madonna of Bruges, 1501-1504 (The only Michelangelo outside of Italy.)

Statue of David by Michelangelo - My all-time favorite statue!  What a beautiful work of genius!

Statue of David, Florence, Tuscany, Italy

Statue of David by Michelangelo - My all-time favorite statue! What a beautiful work of genius!

RAPHAEL (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino) (1483-1520) ~ Study of David after Michelangelo

RAPHAEL (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino) (1483-1520) ~ Study of David after Michelangelo

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 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.

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