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The sculpture of Michelangelo

Umberto Baldini

The sculpture of Michelangelo

by Umberto Baldini

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Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564

  • Edition Notes

    StatementUmberto Baldini ; photographs by Liberto Perugi ; [translated by Clare Coope].
    ContributionsMichelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564., Perugi, Liberto.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB623.B9 B2413 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299 p. :
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3508708M
    ISBN 10084780447X
    LC Control Number82060032

      For centuries, the world has been captivated by the groundbreaking art of g in multiple mediums, the Italian artist was a true Renaissance man, culminating in an impressive collection of world-famous works that includes the Sistine Chapel ceiling, an iconic interpretation of David, and the Pietà, a monumental marble sculpture of the Madonna cradling Christ. If you’re looking for Michelangelo, you’ve found him. The title of this book says it all. Michelangelo: The Complete Sculpture, Painting and Architectural works of the great master has it all.

    A slightly different version of the story comes from Giorgio Vasari’s The Lives of the Artists, often considered the first art history book of the Western world. Vasari suggests that Michelangelo carved the sculpture, but it was art dealer Baldessari del Milanese who buried it in his vineyard to age it. It took Michelangelo four years, lying on his back, to complete this masterful work, which stands even today as a testament to this one man's dedicated and accomplished artistry. The scenes depicted are from the Book of Genesis, the most famous of which is The Creation of Adam. The outstretched hands of God and Adam are an iconic image, perhaps.

    "Michelangelo-The Complete Sculpture, Painting, Architecture" brings the artist and his remarkable work to life with particular clarity. In a rich weave of images and text, each chapter offers an intimate look at the artist's expression in a different medium.".   Michelangelo was an apprentice to a painter before studying in the sculpture gardens of the powerful Medici family. What followed was a remarkable career as .


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Michelangelo Buonarroti (mīkəlăn´jəlō, Ital. mēkālän´jālō bwōnär-rô´tē), –, Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet, e, Tuscany. Early Life and Work Michelangelo drew extensively as a child, and his father placed him under the tutelage of Ghirlandaio, a respected artist of the one unproductive year, Michelangelo became the student of Bertoldo.

Michelangelo was introduced to sculpture whilst studying in the household of the Medici. He began to work almost immediately, producing the 'Madonna of the Steps' between and 'Battle of the Centaurs' between These early works - Michelangelo was aged around 15 in - are indicative of his promise and talent.

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With an engaging text by renowned Michelangelo scholar William E. Wallace, Michelangelo: The Complete Sculpture, Painting, Architecture brings together in one exquisite volume the powerful sculptures, the awe-inspiring paintings, and the classical architectural works of one of the greatest artists of all time.

Including everything from his sculptures Pietàs and David to his beautiful Author: Michaelangelo. The following is a list of works of painting, sculpture and architecture by the Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo.

Lost works are included, but not commissions that Michelangelo never made. Michelangelo also left many drawings, sketches, and some works in poetry. The Life of Michelangelo. Hellmut Wohl. Penn State Press, - pages. 1 Review. Preview this book Pope Julius Pope Julius III Pope Leo Pope Paul pope's Raphael rebuilding of St Reconstruction of Michelangelo's Sangallo scaffold sculpture second printing seen sent Sistine Ceiling statue things tomb of Julius Tommaso vault Vittoria Reviews: 1.

The Pietà (Italian: ; English: "The Pity"; –) is a work of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St.

Peter's Basilica, Vatican is the first of a number of works of the same theme by the artist. The statue was commissioned for the French Cardinal Jean de Bilhères, who was a representative in sculpture, in Carrara marble, was made for the Artist: Michelangelo.

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1st ed. Michelangelo was born in the Republic of Florence in Considered to be the greatest living artist during his lifetime, he excelled in sculpture, painting, architecture, & poetry. Seller Inventory # Rizzoli, - Sculpture, Renaissance - pages. 0 Reviews. Photographs show all of Michelangelo's surviving sculptures and are accompanied by comments on the background of each work.

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Peter’s Basilica in Rome), Michelangelo returned with his chisel and added his signature across the centre of the sculpture, on the prominent sash across Mary’s upper body (in Italian): “Michelangelo Buonarroti, Florentine, made this.”.

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Michelangelo Sculptures: The Medici Chapel Statues. San Lorenzo, Florence. This monumental work was a combination of Michelangelo's skills in architecture and sculpture. It had long been an ambition of the artist to utilise these skills within the same artistic framework and his work in the Medici Chapel realised that ambition.

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