18 July 2010
Other art: Sketches


Ripping off Michelangelo, master of the contorted male torso.  These are from the Sistine Chapel.

3 comments:

  1. What section(s) of the chapel were these taken from? Just curious.

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  2. The Ignudi, which are the decorative figures filling in the borders. There's a great gallery of them here- http://www.wga.hu/frames-e.html?/html/m/michelan/3sistina/

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  3. Ah. I was looking through the prophets and sibyls.

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