Michelangelo: La scultura (Art dossier Giunti)

By Giulia Cosmo

Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), generally known as Michelangelo, was once an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the excessive Renaissance who exerted an remarkable impression at the improvement of Western paintings. regardless of making few forays past the humanities, his versatility within the disciplines he took up was once of this type of excessive order that he's usually 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 in view 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 famed in life. His output in each box in the course of his lengthy existence used to be prodigious; whilst the sheer quantity of correspondence, sketches, and memories that live on can be taken under 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 los angeles 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: l. a. 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 major end up alla drammaticità scabra ed essenziale degli ultimi lavori.

Sommario:

APRRENDISTATO DI UN GENIO
LA STATUA DELLA LIBERTA'
CAPOLAVORI IN SAGRESTIA
PIETA' INCOMPLETE
Quadro Cronologico
Bibliografia

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