Michelangelo's Nose: A Myth and Its Maker / Edition 1

Michelangelo's Nose: A Myth and Its Maker / Edition 1

by Paul Barolsky
     
 

ISBN-10: 0271016841

ISBN-13: 9780271016849

Pub. Date: 02/28/1997

Publisher: Penn State University Press

An exploration of the ways in which Michelangelo created himself.

Overview

An exploration of the ways in which Michelangelo created himself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780271016849
Publisher:
Penn State University Press
Publication date:
02/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
xiii(2)
Preface xv
Prelude: Pico, Prometheus, and Proteus
1(3)
In Praise of Noses
4(3)
The Tragedy of Michelangelo's Nose
7(3)
David's Nose
10(3)
The Socratic Michelangelo
13(2)
Aesop's Crow
15(2)
Vestments and Virtue
17(1)
The Groves of Academe
18(1)
A Socratic Satyr
19(1)
Michelangelo as Grotesque
20(3)
A Socratic Portrait of Michelangelo
23(1)
Boccaccio's Socratic Artist
24(1)
Lorenzo's Satyrs
25(1)
Lorenzo as Silene
26(3)
The Faun as Fiction
29(1)
The Old Man as Child
30(1)
Michelangelo as Marsyas
30(1)
The Self as Work of Art
31(3)
Michelangelo's Supreme Scherzo
34(1)
Montaigne Meets Michelangelo
35(1)
Rabelais's Giants and Erasmus's Folly
36(1)
A New Saint Paul
37(2)
Michelangelo as Saint Paul
39(2)
Moses as Saint Paul
41(3)
Michelangelo as Pauline Pilgrim
44(2)
Saint Paul and David
46(2)
Saint Paul as Architect
48(4)
David's Headstone
52(2)
Michelangelo's Sanctity
54(1)
Art-Historical Hagiography
55(3)
The Gift of Gifts
58(2)
Donatello's Gift
60(1)
Michelangelo and Vasari in Dialogue
61(2)
Biblical Allegory in Vasari's Lives
63(2)
The Rebirth of Nicodemus
65(2)
Divine Personae
67(2)
Incarnational Mysteries
69(3)
Apocalypse
72(3)
Church Militant and Catholic Reform
75(2)
The Example of Dante
77(2)
Dante the Sculptor
79(1)
Dante's Eyes
80(2)
The "Divine Comedy" of Michelangelo's Last Judgment
82(3)
Dante and Saint Peter
85(3)
Art and Purgatory
88(2)
Giotto and Dante
90(1)
Dantesque Images in Vasari
91(2)
The Language of Dante
93(3)
Portraits of Dante
96(3)
Dante's Artistic Self-Consciousness
99(1)
The Bark of Saint Peter
100(2)
In Dante's Bark
102(1)
Dante and Michelangelo's Portrait Medal
103(1)
Michelangelo and Beatrice
104(1)
Michelangelo and Homer
105(4)
The Wrath of Achilles
109(2)
The Christian Epic
111(1)
Michelangelo as Virgilian Victor
112(1)
Virgil and Michelangelo
113(3)
A New Augustan Age
116(2)
Virgil and the Age of Gold
118(1)
The Victor's Wrath
119(3)
Moses and Michelangelo as Julian Princes
122(3)
The Principality of Art
125(2)
Michelangelo and Machiavelli
127(3)
Michelangelo's Emblem
130(4)
The Genius of Vasari
134(4)
Retrospect: "Between Virtue and Vice"
138(1)
Autobiography and Self-Creation
139(2)
Benvenuto Buonarroti
141(3)
Michelangelo and the Formation of the Romantic Self
144(2)
Michelangelo Epic Art in the Romantic Imagination
146(2)
The Religion of Art
148(2)
The Satanic Angel
150(1)
Michelangelo the "Ubermensch"
151(3)
Michelangelo's Final Work
154(2)
Conclusion: Michelangelo's Masterpiece
156(3)
Bibliographical Essay 159(4)
Selected Bibliography 163(4)
Index 167

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