The Pietà is a work of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti during 1498–1499. The sculpture is housed in St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City. It is the first of a number of works of the same theme by the artist. The statue was commissioned for the French Cardinal Jean de Bilhères, who was a representative in Rome.
The Rape of Proserpina. A large Baroque marble sculpture by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, created between 1621 and 1622. Bernini was only twenty-three years old at its completion. It depicts the Abduction of Proserpina, where Proserpina is seized and taken to the underworld by the god Pluto.
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