TITLE

Michaelangelo's Mutilation of the Florence Pieta: A Psychoanalytic Inquiry

AUTHOR(S)
Liebert, Robert S.
PUB. DATE
March 1977
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1977, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the reasons underlying the mutilation in the sculpture 'Pietà' by Michelangelo Buonarroti. Role of the meaning of the missing left leg of Christ in the mutilation; Issues on the time of the mutilation; Role of the nagging made by Urbino, Michelangelo's servant, in the mutilation.
ACCESSION #
5306431

 

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