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The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti

The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti

by John Addington Symonds, Creighton E. Gilbert
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ISBN-13: 9780812217612
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Publication date: 05/28/2002
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 992
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 9.00(h) x 2.50(d)
Age Range: 14 - 18 Years

About the Author

John Addington Symonds (1840-93) was a major figure in Renaissance studies and in the history of gay rights. He was the author of numerous books on criticism and polemics, including Renaissance in Italy and his classic translation of the Life of Benvenuto Cellini. Creighton E. Gilbert is Professor of History of Art at Yale University. He is the author of the Complete Poems and Selected Letters of Michelangelo and Michelangelo: On and Off the Sistine Ceiling.

Table of Contents

Chapter X.37
On Michelangelo as Architect1
Chapter XI.
Final Settlement in Rome
Paul III
The Last Judgment and the Paoline Chapel
The Tomb of Julius 1535-1542
Chapter XII.92
Vittoria Colonna and tommaso Cavalieri
Michelangelo as Poet and Man of Feeling
Chapter XIII.180
Michelangelo Appointed architect-in-Chief at the Vatican
History of S. Peter's 1542-1557
Chapter XIV.245
Last Years of Life
Michelangelo's Portraits
Illnesses of Old Age 1557-1564
Chapter XV.317
Death at Rome
Burial and Obsequies at Florence
Estimate of Michelangelo as Man and Artist
Pedigree of the Buonarroti Simoni Family
Replies to Criticism408

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