Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni was an Italian sculptor, painter,
architect, and poet .... Michelangelo responded by completing his most famous
work, the statue of David, in 1504. ..... C...
To a banker-client he sells his first important work: the BACCHUS and another
Cupid, now lost. .... This timeline is primarily about Michelangelo's works.
Working in the early 16th century, he was the embodiment of the ... Even though
primarily a sculptor, Michelangelo was given the opportunity to paint the ceiling ...
Feb 11, 2016 ... Explore the artistic life of Michelangelo, among the most exalted artists in all of ...
“The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.”.
Michelangelo was a painter, architect, sculptor, engineer and poet during the
Italian Renaissance. He is famous for ... What did Michelangelo contribute to art?
Oct 26, 2011 ... ... known of his works today, the artist thought of himself primarily as a sculptor. ....
After the success of the David in 1504, Michelangelo's work consisted ... He did,
however, write a sonnet about how hard it is for the sculptor to ...
Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564): Renaissance Sculptor, Painter, ... Only
twice in his life did Michelangelo have to work on schemes not entirely of his own
.... In any event, he was primarily interested in a commission given to him by the ...
Nevertheless it was not long before Michelangelo was back working in Florence
... were trying to sabotage him, Michelangelo eventually did to great critical
acclaim. ... Michelangelo worked primarily with the human form and believed that
Find out more about the history of Michelangelo, including videos, interesting
articles, ... His resulting work, most notably his Pietà and David sculptures and
Sistine ... His mother died when he was 6, and initially his father initially did not ...
As a young artist working in Florence Michelangelo was taught the art of fresco ...
Yet, in his old age he did say that he thought it was more important to create great
art ... because during his career he had primarily been working with sculpture.