Compare and contrast Michelangelo’s Pieta to the Avignon Pieta OR Isenheim Altarpiece. Be sure to address the following questions:
1. Although one is a sculpture and the other a painting, what differences do you see in the representation of the human figure between Michelangelo’s work and the altarpiece?
2. These art works were created during the Renaissance. How do they illustrate Renaissance values and ideals?