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RE: Michelangelo question


From: West Friedman (FRIEDMAW_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Dec 06 2002 - 12:03:30 PST

NO, that is false info.

>>> 12/06/02 02:53PM >>>
The horns symbolize the stereotype about the Jewish people having horns. I
don't know about the "skin"

-----Original Message-----
From: Hillmer, Jan []
Sent: Friday, December 06, 2002 1:57 PM
To: ArtsEdNet Talk
Subject: Michelangelo question

Here's a question for you art History buffs. What is the significance of
the 'Horns' in Michelangelo's sculpture of Moses? How about the "skin"
supposedly a self portrait in The Last Judgement?