Michelangelo's Florentine Pieta: The Missing Leg Twenty Years After

Steinberg, Leo
September 1989
Art Bulletin;Sep89, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p480
Academic Journal
Comments on an article which focused on the missing leg in the sculpture 'Piet à,' by Michelangelo, published in the periodical 'Art Bulletin.' Hypotheses regarding the missing leg; Criticisms toward the idea of the involvement of an inferior limb in Christological symbolism.


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