Michelangelo's Pieta Facts

The Pieta
Michelangelo's Pieta
Created by the famous Italian Renaissance sculpture Michelangelo Buonarroti the Pieta is one of the greatest works of art ever created. Completed in 1499 AD this marble sculpture depicts the lifeless body of Jesus Christ lying on the lap of Mary (his mother) after his Crucifixion. On this page are lists of interesting facts about this famous Italian work of art. This information written for both kids and adults includes where the Pieta is on display, why Michelangelo sculpted it, and how it was damaged.

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Michelangelo's Pieta Interesting Facts