Michelangelo Buonarroti

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Mi·chel·an·ge·lo Buo·nar·ro·ti

 (mī′kəl-ăn′jə-lō′ bwôn′ə-rô′tē, mĭk′-, mē′kĕl-än′jĕ-lō bwōn′är-rō′tē) 1475-1564.
Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet whose best-known works include the marble sculpture David (1501) and the paintings on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel (1508-1512).
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Noun1.Michelangelo Buonarroti - Florentine sculptor and painter and architectMichelangelo Buonarroti - Florentine sculptor and painter and architect; one of the outstanding figures of the Renaissance (1475-1564)
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Michelangelo Buonarroti es uno de los artistas mas interesantes que jamas halla existido.
Caption: Michelangelo Buonarroti The Risen Christ, c.
Among them, there is David and Pieta Michelangelo Buonarroti statue, which he created as vigorously and vividly as possible.
1532-34, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564), black chalk on off-white paper, 20.5 x 16.5cm.
All these are creations of Michelangelo Buonarroti: sixteenth-century master painter, sculptor, architect and indulgent poet.
An inscription that appears on the mount (Di Michelangelo Buonarroti) is attributed to the Florentine Filippo Baldinucci, who worked with Leopoldo de' Medici to establish the Medici collection of drawings and artists' self-portraits in the seventeenth century.
Keywords: Michelangelo Buonarroti; Florentine written language; epistolary style; history of Italian grammar; history of Italian language.
Among her topics are the changing social and political position of Florentine patricians from 1530 to 1970, patricians as patrons and collectors, the brokerage activities of Michelangelo Buonarroti the Younger and the exchange of cultural gifts, and the patricians' contribution to cultural events the Medici organized for public ceremonies and in honor of visiting guests.
But even a century earlier, Michelangelo Buonarroti was elected "father and master" of the Academy of Drawings (Accademia del Disegno) in Florence which was founded by Grand Duke Cosimo I de' Medici in 1563.
Coincidentally, it was a similar problem faced by Sandro Boticelli, Michelangelo Buonarroti and other Italian artists of the quattro- and cinquecentos.
Caption: Michelangelo Buonarroti, The Torment of Saint Anthony, ca.
Chapter 1, An Unquenchable Passion, traces the beginning life of Michelangelo Buonarroti, including time in his infant years spent with a nurse from a family of stonemasons in Settignano, home of stoneworkers and the popular gray stone called pietra serena, or serene stone.

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