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These Ultra Detailed Close-Ups Will Give You a Deeper Appreciation for Michelangelo’s David

Michelangelo from Renaissance period completed one of his most famous artwork named David when he was 29. The sculpture is 17 feet tall and weighs a whopping 5,660 kg, while being carved from Carrara marble.

It was created between 1501 and 1504 to depict the hero of then, David and is now located in Florence, where over 8 million people come and see it annually.

However, you might be wondering about the speciality of this sculpture and what would make it so famous.

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Korido

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Jörg Bittner Unna

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Jörg Bittner Unna

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Miguel Hermoso Cuesta

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Jörg Bittner Unna

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Miguel Hermoso Cuesta

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Rabe!

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Jörg Bittner Unna

Michelangelo’s DavidPhotograph by Jörg Bittner Unna

Photograph by Jörg Bittner Unna

Photograph by Jörg Bittner Unna

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