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Author Spike, John T

Title Young Michelangelo : the path to the Sistine / John T. Spike

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Vendome Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  N6923.B9 S52 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Fine Arts Stacks  N6923.B9 S52 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 271 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-263) and index
Contents In the beginning : Florence, 1475-1489/90 -- The garden of the Medici : Florence, 1489/90-April 1492 -- The generations : Florence, Bologna, Florence, April 1492-June 1496 -- Sacred and profane love : Rome, July 1496-July 1500 -- David : Florence, July 1496-June 1504 -- The vizier : Florence, Rome, Carrara, Bologna, Rome, June 1504-March 1508
Note Spike covers the full range of Michelangelo's early years and explores the overwhelming influence that his charismatic personality had upon his contemporaries and followers. He traces Michelangelo's development into a master sculptor, probes his involvement in the most troubling controversies of his age, and recreates Florence and Rome with vivid sketches
LC subject Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564 -- Childhood and youth
Artists -- Italy -- Biography
Add Author Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564
Alt Title Path to the Sistine
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