Donatello's Cast Of David Michelangelo

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1. The artist Donatello molded a figure of David, the figure stands at 158 cm tall. It is currently on display in Florence, Italy and the medium used is bronze. The second figure was created by Michelangelo, the figure stands at 13’5″ tall and was carved from a single rectangular piece of marble. It is currently on display inside the Accademia Museum in Florence.

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Donatello’s cast of David is very effeminate. The lines created by his pubescent form, his hair hanging down in ringlets, a hand resting on his hip and his hat containing flowers all evoke an effeminate form. The figure is depicted standing with a satisfied smile on his face. He is clad in only a hat bearing flowers and a pair of tight fitting sandals. His foot rests almost

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