The Virgin Mary of Pieta, graceful and silent, looking down upon the dead Christ lying on her lap, young and beautiful, without much grief or pain. Rather than a religious atmosphere, pieta sculptures embody the spirit of humanism. Place a statue of his pieta in your home, church or institution to celebrate his love and sacrifice for humanity. The beauty of youth, eternity and immortality embodied by pieta is the highest ideal of human pursuit of beauty.
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The meaning of pieta is derived from the biblical story of the Virgin Mary holding the body of Christ and weeping after Jesus was captured by the Jewish governor and crucified. “pieta” means, there is a scar under the rib of the dead Christ, and there is no expression of pain on his face. He lies between the Virgin Mary’s knees, his right hand hanging down. The significance of the sculpture of the Holy Sepulchre has gone far beyond the content of the Christian faith. It is a feeling full of the greatest and noblest maternal love of mankind. Virgin Mary (pieta) In the Pieta sculpture, which means the Virgin, Pieta Virgin Mary is young and beautiful, with a gentle image, wearing a wide cloak and robe, holding the body of Jesus with her right hand, and slightly extending her left hand back, expressing helplessness. pain.
She looked down at the body of her beloved son, who seemed to be in deep sadness; thick folds concealed his thick shoulders, and the mask framed his beautiful features. The expression of the Virgin Mary is silent and complex, and pieta is not only poured out of silent sadness, but also full of mourning and prayer, an emotion, full of the greatest and noblest maternal love of mankind. Michelangelo said: “The Virgin Mary is the incarnation of purity and sublime, a symbol of sacred things, so she will always remain young.” So here, Michelangelo broke through the paleness of the past religious icon meaning works And the pattern of aging, the Virgin Mary of Pieta is depicted as a dignified and beautiful girl, but this does not affect the expression of the Virgin Mary’s grief over the death of Jesus. The beauty of the Virgin is intuitive, but her grief is profound.
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