“The David’s body is slightly off balance”

Italy’s cultural heritage has attracted tourists from around the world of centuries. One of the most famous sites owes its popularity to a construction flaw—the leaning tower of Pisa. This author takes note of another flaw in one of Italy’s most famous sculptures—Michelangelo’s David in Florience.


David’s Ankles: How Imperfections Could Bring Down the World’s Most Perfect Statue

By Sam Anderson

August 17, 2016

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