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Inhaltsangabe: Part biography, part history, and part travel guide, it provides a portrait of the relationship between Michelangelo and the city of Rome. It tells the story of Michelangelo's rise, his career marked by artistic breakthroughs, his relations with patrons, and his private life.
Inhaltsangabe: This fascinating volume explores the complex relationship between Michelangelo and Rome, the city he called home. Lavishly illustared and richly informative, it tells the artist's incredible story whilst offering a revealing portrait of of Roman culture, art and politics.
Titel: A Journey Into Michelangelo's Rome
Verlag: Roaring Forties Press
Zustand: Very Good
Buchbeschreibung Readhowyouwant, 2012. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Gebraucht. Gebraucht - Sehr gut Mängelexemplar mit leichten Lagerspuren, Sofortversand - A Journey into Michelangelo's Rome follows Michelangelo from his arrival in Rome in 1496 to his death in the city almost seventy years later. It tells the story of Michelangelo's meteoric rise and artistic breakthroughs, of his tempestuous relations with powerful patrons, and of his austere but passionate private life. Each chapter focuses on a particular work that stunned his contemporaries and continues to impress today's visitors. From the tender sorrow of his sculpted Piet, to the civic elegance of his restoration of Capitoline Hill, to the grandeur of his dome atop St. Peter's, Michelangelo's work adorns the city in numerous ways. 320 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. INF1000142760