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‘Statue of David’ by Michelangelo

The Naked and the Dead

Statue of David by Michelangelo (1501–1504)

All Art is filthy

— Marc Barham, ‘Filthy Art (Part 1)

If you are going to write on the theme of nudes in Art then you have to include this huge bad boy by Michelangelo (see above) Yes, the statue is huge and he is a boy, but, the bad? No, I just included that for dramatic effect. And the story has plenty of that. The biblical…

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