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Sistine Chapel ceiling: Creation of the Sun and Moon, 1508-12, detail of the face of God

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Sistine Chapel ceiling: Creation of the Sun and Moon, 1508-12, detail of the face of God

XOS702783 Sistine Chapel ceiling: Creation of the Sun and Moon, 1508-12, detail of the face of God (fresco) by Buonarroti, Michelangelo (1475-1564); Vatican Museums and Galleries, Vatican City; Italian, out of copyright

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Angry Genesis God The Father Grey High Skies Bearded Creator


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This print captures a mesmerizing detail of the face of God from Michelangelo's iconic fresco, "Sistine Chapel ceiling: Creation of the Sun and Moon". Painted between 1508 and 1512, this masterpiece showcases the artist's unparalleled talent during the Renaissance period. Located in Vatican Museums and Galleries, Vatican City, this particular section depicts God as described in the Old Testament's Genesis. In this close-up shot, we witness an awe-inspiring portrayal of God the Father. With a long flowing beard that exudes wisdom and power, his piercing grey eyes seem to hold both anger and compassion simultaneously. The intensity on his face is palpable as he creates the sun and moon with divine authority. Michelangelo's meticulous attention to detail is evident in every brushstroke; each wrinkle on God's forehead tells a story of age-old wisdom. The dramatic skies surrounding him add depth to this celestial scene while emphasizing his role as creator. This print allows us to appreciate not only Michelangelo's artistic genius but also invites us into a profound contemplation about our place in creation. It serves as a reminder that even amidst anger or wrath, there exists love and benevolence within divinity itself. With its timeless beauty captured by Fine Art Finder at www. bridgemanart. com, this image transports viewers back in time to experience firsthand one of history’s most extraordinary works of art.

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