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Who painted the picture of the two hands that reach out to each other. they don't touch

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Dear Trish, I believe you are thinking of "The Creation Of Adam" by Michelangelo. This is one of the larger fields of the central part of the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. God the Father extendng his hand towards Adam. Adam extending his hand in anticipation of God's infusion of power into his body.
Cordially,
Dan

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Daniel A. Hynes

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Collecting, buying, selling, identifying, and caring for paintings, drawings,and watercolors (19th and early 20th century American and European). No prints, contemporary art, or works executed after 1940.

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35 years as a fine art dealer, including 3 years as a gallery director. Also was art expert for Leslie Hindman's Auctioneers, and for Dunning's Auction.

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