Masters of Art: Michelangelo

Delphi Classics


The ‘Divine’ sculptor, painter, architect, poet and engineer, Michelangelo Buonarroti exerted an unprecedented impact at the improvement of Western paintings, generating masterpieces that rank one of the most famed in life. Delphi’s groundbreaking ‘Masters of artwork Series’ provides the world’s first electronic e-Art books, permitting electronic readers to discover the works of the world’s maximum artists in accomplished element. This quantity provides the whole works of Michelangelo, with concise introductions, countless numbers of top quality photographs and the standard Delphi bonus fabric. (Version 1)

* the full work of Michelangelo — over four hundred photographs, totally listed and organized in chronological and alphabetical order
* contains reproductions of infrequent works
* the entire ceiling and wall frescoes of the Sistine Chapel, totally indexed
* Insightful introductions, giving helpful contextual details on all of the work and sculptures
* Enlarged ‘Detail’ photos, permitting you to discover Michelangelo’s celebrated works intimately, as featured in conventional paintings books
* thousands of pictures in gorgeous color – hugely suggested for viewing on capsules and clever telephones or as a beneficial reference device on extra traditional eReaders
* infrequent attributed works
* additionally contains Michelangelo's architectural, poetical and drawing works
* simply find the works you must view
* gains 3 bonus biographies, together with Vasari’s mythical paintings - detect Michelangelo's creative and private life
* Scholarly ordering of plates into chronological order and literary genres

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CONTENTS:

The Paintings
THE TORMENT OF ST. ANTHONY
MADONNA AND baby WITH ST. JOHN AND ANGELS
THE ENTOMBMENT
DONI TONDO: THE HOLY FAMILY
THE conflict OF CASCINA
SISTINE CHAPEL CEILING
TABLE OF CONTENTS FOR THE SISTINE CHAPEL CEILING ‘DETAIL’ IMAGES
THE final JUDGMENT
LEDA AND THE SWAN
THE CONVERSION OF SAUL
THE CRUCIFIXION OF ST. PETER

The Sculptures
MADONNA OF THE STAIRS
BATTLE OF THE CENTAURS
CRUCIFIXES
STATUES FOR THE ‘ARCA DI SAN DOMENICO’
BACCHUS
PIETÀ
DAVID
MADONNA OF BRUGES
PICCOLOMINI ALTARPIECE
TONDO PITTI
TADDEI TONDO
ST. MATTHEW
TOMB OF POPE JULIUS II
REBELLIOUS SLAVE
DYING SLAVE
OTHER SLAVE STATUES
THE GENIUS OF VICTORY
TOMB OF GIULIANO DE’ MEDICI
TOMB OF LORENZO DE’ MEDICI
APOLLO-DAVID
CROUCHING BOY
CRISTO DELLA MINERVA
BRUTUS
FLORENTINE PIETÀ
RONDANINI PIETÀ
ATTRIBUTED SCULPTURES

The Architecture
LIST OF ARCHITECTURAL WORKS

The Drawings
LIST OF DRAWINGS

The Poetry
ESSAY at the POETRY OF MICHELANGELO by way of Walter Pater
THE SONNETS OF MICHAELANGELO BUONARROTI

The Biographies
LIFE OF MICHELAGNOLO BUONARROTI by way of Giorgio Vasari
MICHELANGELO by way of Romain Rolland
THE lifetime of MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI via John Addington Symonds

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