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The architecture of Michelangelo

by James S. Ackerman

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564,
    • Architecture -- Italy

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames S. Ackerman ; with a catalogue of Michelangelo"s works by James S. Ackerman and John Newman.
      ContributionsNewman, John, 1936-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1123.B9 A83 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination363 p. :
      Number of Pages363
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3028198M
      ISBN 100226002403
      LC Control Number85008671

        Michelangelo, God's Architect is the first book to tell the full story of Michelangelo's final two decades, when the peerless artist refashioned himself into the master architect of St. Peter's Basilica and other major buildings. Michelangelo, God's Architect is the first book to tell the full story of Michelangelo's final two decades, when the peerless artist refashioned himself into the master architect of St. Peter's Basilica and other major buildings. When the Pope handed Michelangelo control of the St. Peter's project in , it was a study in architectural.

      Michelangelo (–), one of the great artistic figures of the Renaissance, is best known as a sculptor and painter. However he was also an important and highly original architect despite asserting that architecture was not his profession. Michelangelo, God's Architect is the first book to tell the full story of Michelangelo's final two decades, when the peerless artist refashioned himself into the master architect of St. Peter’s Basilica and other major buildings. When the Pope handed Michelangelo control of the St. Peter’s project in , it was a study in architectural.

      6 Ackerman, The Architecture of Michelangelo, 7 A historiographical note must be made about the history of sketching. James Ackerman’s last book, Origins, Invention, Revision: Studying the History of Art and Architecture (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, ), contains the essay “Origins of Sketching” (). Ackerman's essay. Michelangelo. The Complete Paintings, Sculptures and Architecture - image 1 Michelangelo. The Complete Paintings, Sculptures and Architecture - image 2 Michelangelo. The Complete Paintings, Sculptures and Architecture - image 3 Michelangelo. The Complete Paintings, Sculptures and Architecture - image 4 Date:


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