Follow your nose – Brucciani’s plaster casts of the face of Michelangelo’s David as object lessons for art education

Dr. Rebecca Wade is an Assistant Curator of Sculpture at Leeds Museums and Galleries/Henry Moore Institute The plaster reproductions of the fragmented features of Michelangelo’s David may appear strange to our eyes, but as highly portable reproductions of perhaps the most recognised sculpture of the Italian renaissance they occupy an important place in the history … Continue reading Follow your nose – Brucciani’s plaster casts of the face of Michelangelo’s David as object lessons for art education