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David— and his later sculptures such as moses and the slaves— demonstrated michelangelo's astounding ability to make marble seem like living flesh and. In 1505, pope julius ii commissioned michelangelo to sculpt him a grand tomb with 40 life-size statues, and the artist began work but the. Michelangelo - artist biography with portfolio of sculptures, paintings & drawings for those who want to look at elements of his life and work in more detail.
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