Sweetness and Strength: The Reception of Michelangelo in Late Victorian England available in Hardcover
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- Taylor & Francis
As public curiosity and knowledge of the artist increased, so various groups began to allay themselves to aspects of Michelangelo's persona. His Renaissance reputation as a towering genius, a man of great spiritual courage, who had journeyed through and for his art to the depths of despair, was important to the Pre-Raphaelites and other artists struggling to establish a new public status as cultural and spiritual leaders.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Product dimensions:||6.46(w) x 9.45(h) x 1.14(d)|
Table of Contents
1. Michelangelo as Text. 2. Michelangelo as Line. 3. Michelangelo as the Petrarchan Lover. 4. Michelangelo as the Platonic Lover.