Michelangelo's Reclining Male Nude

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Michelangelo's study of a reclining male nude was a sketch done in preparation for the painting on the Sistine Chapel's ceiling by Michelangelo. The drawing was made first and then red chalk was applied over the initial sketch. Some parts were sketched and researched until the artist felt they were right. Charles White the Preacher was a pen and black ink and graphite pencil done on board the artist used a technique called hatching to create Shadows and volume to give the appearance of bulk to the preacher. While both pieces of Art have men as their main focus the techniques used to bring the pieces to life are greatly different
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