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Michelangelo
  • Author : Diane Stanley
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2003-05-13

When he was born, Michelangelo Buonarroti was put into the care of a stonecutter's family. He often said it was from them that he got his love of sculpture. It certainly didn't come from his own father, a respectable magistrate who beat his son when he asked to become an

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Michelangelo Life Drawings
  • Author : Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1979

Throughout his long life, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475?1564) never ceased to practice drawing with pen, pencil, or chalk. In the 60 years of creative activity encompassed by this volume, the artist produced scores of sketches, drawings, and studies ? nudes, heads, figure studies, Madonnas, anatomical drawings, studies of children and animals, mythical representations, and

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Michelangelo
  • Author : William E. Wallace,Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Publisher : Universe Pub
  • Release Date : 2009

A lavishly photographed survey of the master artist's sculptures, paintings, and architecture places his achievements against a historical backdrop while offering visual explanations of the methods he applied to create various effects.

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Adrian Durham Stokes
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1955

Adrian Stokes was one of the twentieth century's finest and most discriminating writers on art. Of over twenty works of art criticism, Michelangelo was considered by Lawrence Gowing to be the most complete he ever wrote, presenting an understanding of the great artist that no one subsequently could afford to

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Miles J. Unger
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-07-21

An account of the life of the revolutionary art master is told through the stories of six of his greatest masterpieces including the Pietà, David and the Sistine Chapel, revealing how each expanded the medium's range and reflected the trials of Michelangelo's personal world.

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Michelangelo s Mountain
  • Author : Eric Scigliano
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-11-01

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

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The Life of Michelangelo
  • Author : David Hemsoll
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-04-03

The fame and influence of Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564) were as immediate as they were unprecedented. It is not surprising, therefore, that he was the only living artist Giorgio Vasari included in the first edition of Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects, published in 1550. Revised and expanded in 1568, Vasari’

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Claudio Gamba,Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Publisher : Rizzoli International Publications
  • Release Date : 2005

Describes the career of sixteenth-century painter Michelangelo, and presents and discusses approximately forty of his paintings.

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Gilles Néret
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016

Nicknamed "il divino," Renaissance genius Michelangelo combined body, spirit, and God into visionary masterpieces across sculpture, painting, and architecture. From The Pietà to the extraordinary ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, this book provides the essential introduction to the artist's revolutionary ideas and awe-inspiring artworks.

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Carmen C. Bambach,Claire Barry,Francesco Caglioti,Caroline Elam,Marcella Marongiu,Mauro Mussolin
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Release Date : 2017-11-05

Consummate painter, draftsman, sculptor, and architect, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564) was celebrated for his disegno, a term that embraces both drawing and conceptual design, which was considered in the Renaissance to be the foundation of all artistic disciplines. To his contemporary Giorgio Vasari, Michelangelo was “the divine draftsman and designer” whose work

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Martin Gayford
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2013-11-07

At thirty one, Michelangelo was considered the finest artist in Italy, perhaps the world; long before he died at almost 90 he was widely believed to be the greatest sculptor or painter who had ever lived (and, by his enemies, to be an arrogant, uncouth, swindling miser). For decade after decade,

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Michelangelo for Kids
  • Author : Simonetta Carr
  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-01

Art historian Simonetta Carr draws on recent scholarship that challenges the traditional view of Michelangelo as a recluse. Readers will also learn about the complex and fluid era of the Italian Renaissance and how the times affected his life and work. Lavish photos, informative sidebars, a time line, glossary, and

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Frank Zöllner,Christof Thoenes,Thomas Pöpper,Taschen (Firm)
  • Publisher : Taschen America Llc
  • Release Date : 2014

Il divino: A glorious exploration of Michelangelo's works Before reaching the tender age of 30, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) had already sculpted David and Pietà, two of the most famous sculptures in the entire history of art. As a sculptor, painter, draftsman, and architect, the achievements of this Italian master are unique--no

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Michelangelo s Medici Chapel
  • Author : Edith Balas
  • Publisher : American Philosophical Society
  • Release Date : 1995

There are no surviving documents that explain Michelangelo's complex sculptural program for the Medici Chapel. The work as we have it is no more than an unfinished, fragmentary realization of the artist's original conception. Speculation about its meaning began quite early, for Michelangelo's contemporaries were apparently no better informed than

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Michelangelo
  • Author : Romain Rolland
  • Publisher : Library of Alexandria
  • Release Date : 1935

The life of Michelangelo offers one of the most striking examples of the influence that a great man can have on his time. At the moment of his birth in the second half of the fifteenth century the serenity of Ghirlandajo and of Bramante illuminated Italian art. Florentine sculpture seemed

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