By Giulia Cosmo
Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), generally called Michelangelo, used to be an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the excessive Renaissance who exerted an extraordinary impression at the improvement of Western artwork. regardless of making few forays past the humanities, his versatility within the disciplines he took up used to be of this type of excessive order that he's frequently thought of a contender for the identify of the archetypal Renaissance guy, with his fellow Italian Leonardo da Vinci.
Michelangelo was once thought of the best residing artist in his lifetime, and ever when you consider that then he has been held to be one of many maximum artists of all time. a few his works in portray, sculpture, and structure rank one of the most renowned in life. His output in each box in the course of his lengthy existence was once prodigious; whilst the sheer quantity of correspondence, sketches, and recollections that live to tell the tale is usually taken into consideration, he's the best-documented artist of the sixteenth century.
La presente pubblicazione è dedicata alla scultura di Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564). L'artista si dedicò a molteplici attività - architettura, pittura, poesia -, ma l. a. scultura tenne un posto assolutamente preponderante. Negli anni della maturità, ormai indiscusso vertice dell'arte del suo pace, lasciò a Roma e a Firenze i suoi capolavori scultorei: los angeles Pietà vaticana, il David, il Mosè, le tombe medicee della Sagrestia nuova di San Lorenzo, i Prigioni e con tre Pietà chiude una straordinaria parabola che lo aveva condotto dal virtuosismo tecnico delle top turn out alla drammaticità scabra ed essenziale degli ultimi lavori.
APRRENDISTATO DI UN GENIO
LA STATUA DELLA LIBERTA'
CAPOLAVORI IN SAGRESTIA
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