Three Sculptures of David, a Biblical Hero

Compare and contrast these Davids created by three different artists over a nearly 200-year period.

In your reading, “The Renaissance” by Marie Porterfield Barry, you learned about three sculptures of the Biblical hero, David, created by three different artists over a nearly 200-year period. You will notice there are both similarities and differences in style, formal elements, and principles. What David is your favorite, and why? Use your formal terminology to back up your thoughts and feelings about these three important works! This should be your own work, based on your own observations and your understanding of the material.