Dr Victoria Avery with statues
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Were these bronze statues made by Michelangelo?

Art experts believe they have discovered the only surviving bronze statues made by the Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo.

The statues of two naked men riding panthers are undocumented and unsigned.

Dr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge where the statues are on display, explains why she thinks they are the work of Michelangelo.

Video Journalist: Tom Beal

Michelangelo stills copyright Fitzwilliam Museum

  • 02 Feb 2015
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