By Angela K. Nickerson
From St. Peter’s Basilica to the Capitoline Hill, this special resource—part biography, half heritage, and half shuttle guide—provides an intimate portrait of the connection among Michelangelo and the town he restored to creative greatness. Lavishly illustrated and richly informative, this commute spouse tells the tale of Michelangelo’s meteoric upward thrust, his occupation marked via successive creative breakthroughs, his tempestuous relatives with robust buyers, and his austere yet passionate deepest existence. delivering highway maps that permit readers to navigate town and realize Rome as Michelangelo knew it, each one bankruptcy makes a speciality of a selected paintings that surprised Michelangelo’s contemporaries and smooth travelers alike.
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A Journey into Michelangelo's Rome (ArtPlace series) by Angela K. Nickerson