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Michelangelo

full name Michelangelo Buonarroti. 1475--1564, Florentine sculptor, painter, architect, and poet; one of the outstanding figures of the Renaissance. Among his creations are the sculptures of David (1504) and of Moses which was commissioned for the tomb of Julius II, for whom he also painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel (1508--12). The Last Judgment (1533--41), also in the Sistine, includes a torturous vision of Hell and a disguised self-portrait. His other works include the design of the Laurentian Library (1523--29) and of the dome of St Peter's, Rome
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For example, Berenson attributed to 'Andrea di Michelangelo' the extraordinary Zenobia at the Uffizi (BB 1626) and the double-sided Cleopalra at the Casa Buonarroti (BB 1655), which has an important sketch on the verso, as well as the Furia (BB 1628) and the Woman Woaring a Fantastic Headdress (BB 1630; Fig.
In addition to Buonarroti, who will be her final mount, Turner is also likely to ride Bella Nouf for William haggas in the Listed fillies' race, Ghalib (ed Walker, 6f Listed race) and hillbilly Boy (Tom Dascombe, 7f handicap).
31) By the 1961 edition, the accepted autograph Michelangelos in the Uffizi had increased to 21 sheets, but many of Berenson's conclusions began to be contested a year later in Paola Barocchi's Michelangelo e la sua Scuola, in which her exemplary analysis of the philological problems of the drawings was complemented by an assiduous study of the documents in the Archivio Buonarroti.
Some time around 1540, Colonna prepared a manuscript of 103 spiritual sonnets as a gift for Michelangelo Buonarroti, her close friend whom she saw often in Rome beginning in the late 1530s and with whom she corresponded and exchanged poetry until her death in 1547.
With guidebooks and maps in hand to help us make the decision as to what to see in the short time we had remaining in this historic city, we decided to concentrate on sites that were notable in the life and works of one the major giants of the Italian Renaissance: Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564).
Critics speak of Michelangelo, Leonardo, and Rafael rather than di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni, Da Vinci and Santi.
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The ex-Aidan O'Brien pair Blue Hussar and Buonarroti were not campaigned with handicaps in mind, so when they get there they are often badly handicapped.
But the one I'm afraid of is another of Aidan O'Brien's BUONARROTI, which quickened up well and was very impressive winning his maiden in Tipperary.
Minutes away is the basilica, with the masterworks of Giotto, Cimabue and RBunelleschi, while the museum at Buonarroti House is stuffed with masterpieces.
20pm) tells us, two sculptors worked and failed - on the block of marble before Michaelangelo Buonarroti got his hands on it and completed it.