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Michelangelo died at the age of 88 on February 18, 1564.
Perhaps the greatest influence on western art in the last five centuries, Michelangelo was an Italian sculptor, architect, painter and poet in the period known as the High Renaissance. His great works were almost entirely in the service of the Catholic Ch... More>>

Michelangelo - Wikipedia


Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet of the High Renaissance who exerted an ...

Michelangelo - Painter, Architect, Poet, Sculptor - Biography.com


Feb 11, 2016 ... Although he always considered himself a Florentine, Michelangelo lived most of his life in Rome, where he died in 1564, at age 88.

Michelangelo Biography


At the time of Michelangelo's birth he was Judicial administrator of .... sixteen year old Cecchino dei Bracci, whose death, only a year after their meeting in 1543, ...

Michelangelo - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


He chose to depict the young David from the Old Testament, heroic, energetic, ... Michelangelo continued to sculpt and paint until his death, although he ...

The Life of Michelangelo - Accademia


They returned to Florence when Michelangelo was still an infant, and he was ... is only 25 years old, and with the reward of 450 ducats he is acknowledged to be one of ... Pope Julius II dies in 1513: the commission for the tomb is downsized in  ...



Soon after the death of Pope Alexander VI he was summoned back to Rome to ... Finally, in his old age, Michelangelo also had time to work for himself and the ...

Michelangelo | Italian artist | Britannica.com


Oct 26, 2011 ... Italian Renaissance sculptor, painter, architect, and poet who exerted ... He was the first Western artist whose biography was published while ... After Michelangelo's death, Vasari in a second edition (1568) offered a rebuttal.

Michelangelo Biography - life, family, childhood, death, mother ...


The family moved back to Florence before Michelangelo was one month old. Michelangelo's mother died when he was six. From his childhood Michelangelo ...