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Re: Michelangelo question

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From: Michele Berlin (stardust606_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Dec 06 2002 - 17:35:44 PST


From what I have learned the 'skin' is supposed to represent his
feelings after the painting of the Chapel was completed. The Last
Judgement was the last panel he did. Michelangelo had a ton of problems
with this work and he felt like an empty shell when the job was
completed, drained, I guess. Now if I am wrong somebody please set me
straight.
Michele

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> 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?Jan---
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