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Less is more.

One of the greatest artists of the 16th century, Michelangelo is best known for two of his masterpiece sculptures: David and The Pieta. And although he insisted that painting was not his profession, his ceiling frescos at the Sistine Chapel are considered some of the most influential works of art in history. During the early months of work, Michelangelo came to realize that the compositions of his first three panels were crowded.

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