Michelozzo


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Michelozzo

(Italian mikeˈlɔttso)
n
(Biography) full name Michelozzo di Bartolommeo. 1396–1472, Italian architect and sculptor. His most important design was the Palazzo Riccardo for the Medici family in Florence (1444–59)
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
As chief pupil of the workshop of Andrea Verrocchio, the heir to Donatello and Michelozzo as the principal artisanal provider to the ruling Medici clan, da Vinci would certainly have been present as one of the supporting cast at this momentous event, and may even have performed musically to celebrate it (as he was famous in his youth for composing extempore songs at public events).
I thought my luck had changed when the race was switched to Ayr in 1989 after Doncaster was abandoned due to subsidence and Steve Cauthen bolted up by eight lengths on Henry Cecil's 6-4 fav Michelozzo.
Within this early period, works securely associated with other leading Florentine sculptors, including Lorenzo Ghiberti, Andrea del Verrocchio, Michelozzo, Benedetto da Maiano, Baccio da Montelupo and Michele da Firenze, are highly sought after but extremely rare.
Annunziata, palazzo di Parte Guelfa, del muy probable diseno para el nucleo quattrocentesco del palazzo Pitti y, a partir a su vez de estos modelos, el palazzo Medici de Michelozzo en la Via Larga de Florencia), seria posible, y asi quiero plantearlo aqui, esbozar una suerte de metaforico ritornello, a modo de colofon segun quedo resenado, desde el siglo XVIII hasta inicios del Quattrocento, desde el ocaso de la Edad Moderna e inicios de la Contemporaneidad hasta la primavera del Renacimiento, de Piranesi y sus vedute hasta Brunelleschi, siempre en una dimension que aune arquitectura, imagen y tiempo, memoria y ruinas.
Originally the stud broke in yearlings - Ile De Nisky and Michelozzo were among the best who passed through its gates - but, with the arrival of the big stallion farms such as Dalham Hall Stud and Banstead Manor Stud, James shifted the focus of the business on to boarding mares visiting Newmarket.
Indeed, the documented interest in clay by figures such as Donatello, Brunelleschi, Ghiberti, Luca della Robbia and Michelozzo di Bartolomeo, the sculptor of the Saint Lucy (fig.
He died in 1419 in Florence, which had backed him and now gave him a magnificent tomb designed by Donatello and Michelozzo.
Dichotomies, whatever their merits, must be built upon evidence, but here the comparison of works by Brunelleschi and Michelozzo remains skeletal.
Apart from the implicit, electrical reference to Michael Faraday, there's an association with both Michelozzo and Michaelangelo in equating the infill in the colonnade under the Economist building with the reworked corner of the Palazzo Medici, while the book ends with the assumption of Pericles' mantle.
Michelozzo, ridden by Steve Cauthen, (pictured) won the 1989 St Leger, but at which racecourse was the race run?