River God Male Torso by Michelangelo Statue
Our replica of the Michelangelo River God anatomical male torso sculpture is made of alabaster dust mixed with a durable binding compound, each detail is finished with care by the artisans of Italy's Egregia Workshop. Mounted on a solid alabaster base. This is one of Statue.com exclusive line of Statuary that comes from Volterra. These charming figurines were created by A. Giannelli in Volterra, city in the heart of Italy's alabaster district. His work is in the tradition of the great Italian Master of sculpting. Hand created of bonded marble and crafted one at a time with impeccable detail. Then mounted to a genuine alabaster museum quality base. River God is simultaneously unique and representative of the muscular anatomy in many of Michelangelo’s works, as well as being part of the tradition of Renaissance sculpture based on classical imagery. The torso is on on display at the Casa Buonarroti. This sculpture by Michelangelo is a wonderful drawing study and a historical replica of the River God.