A Michelangelo Pieta

Finally also from the Opera dell Duomo, there is  a Michelangelo Pieta. This is one from the end of his life and is mostly complete. The face of Nicodemus who is the older man holding Jesus has Michelangelo’s face. The small figure on the left is supposedly carved by someone else.

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