The heroic image of David he has always personified strength, courage and nobility. In this representation the biblical hero is shown while, rotated the bust, is about to hurl the stone that will kill the giant Goliath.
The couple is as fixed in a very brief moment of rest, in the sudden transition between two opposing movements: the extension of the arm preparing to strike and the immediately following one of throwing. It is the culmination of the action, fixed as in a frame.
- Material: bronze, lost wax casting
- Brown color
- Dimensions: 23,2 x 12,2 x 12,5 inch (59 x 31 x 32 cm)
- Weight: 46,3 lb (21 kg)
Original exhibited at: Borghese Gallery, Rome.
Handcrafted product made in Italy