The Making Of Michelangelo's David

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In 1504 Michelangelo was known for having the best “David” David was a boy who defeated a giant Goliath. The statue stand about 17 feet tall The David is placed in the entrance of the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze he only used one giant marble to create the David and it took him about 2 years for him to finish working on the David. While he was still in Florence Michelangelo met Leonardo but both artist didn’t get along and they were always competing with each other. In 1505 Pope Julius ll wanted to be remembered as one of the best ruler he wanted Michelangelo to sculpt his tomb before he died. Michelangelo wasn’t very happy about it but he started making the tomb after the Pope died in 1513 Michelangelo made a statue of Moses which was

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