Albrecht Durer - Praying Hands - the story behind the image - One day, long ago, to pay homage to Albert for all that he had sacrificed, Albrecht Durer painstakingly drew his brother’s abused hands with palms together and thin fingers stretched skyward. He called his powerful drawing simply “Hands,” but the entire world almost immediately opened their hearts to his great masterpiece and renamed his tribute of love “The Praying Hands.”

Albrecht Dürer

Study of Praying Hands is a work by Albrecht Dürer that depicts an apostle's hands by the altar. Artist: Albrecht Dürer Location: Albertina, Vienna Dimensions: cm × cm in × in) Created: 1508 Subject: An apostle Period: The Renaissance

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Foto: Castillo de Belvedere, en Viena (Flickr/Ashitaka San)

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Foto: Castillo de Belvedere, en Viena (Flickr/Ashitaka San)

Gustav Klimt 'The Kiss' detail, between 1907-08 Österreichische Galerie Belvedere, Vienna

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La capital austriaca tiene miles de atractivos, pero hay lugares que hay que ver en Viena de manera obligada, entre ellos algunos palacios o su catedral.

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Restaurant in a cave, Grotta Palazzese, in the cliffs Polignano to Mare, Province of Bari, Italy.

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