Rachel , Artist: MichelangeloLocation: San Pietro in VincoliCreated: 1542–1545


Artist: Michelangelo

Location: San Pietro in Vincoli

Created: 1542–1545

Periods: Italian Renaissance, Renaissance

The Rachel is a sculpture by Michelangelo of the Old Testament figure Rachel. Like the Leah, it was part of the final, 1542-45 design for the tomb of Pope Julius II in San Pietro in Vincoli, on which it still remains.


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