The Most Famous Pieta

Guest post by Pat Knepley The most famous Pieta is the large sculpture in white Carrara marble by Michelangelo.  This masterpiece is magnificent for several

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What is a Pieta?

Guest post by Pat Knepley Pieta (pronounced Pee-yeh-ta) is the word for the theme in Christian art of the mourning Virgin Mary cradling the dead

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