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

While offering both a playful and serious examination of the iconography of the nose from antiquity to the modern period, Michelangelo's Nose concentrates on exploring the way in which Michelangelo created himself. Paul Barolsky analyzes in detail Michelangelo's identification with God the Creator, Old Testament prophets and saints, epic poets and philosophers, and…  See more details below

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While offering both a playful and serious examination of the iconography of the nose from antiquity to the modern period, Michelangelo's Nose concentrates on exploring the way in which Michelangelo created himself. Paul Barolsky analyzes in detail Michelangelo's identification with God the Creator, Old Testament prophets and saints, epic poets and philosophers, and caesars and modern monarchs.

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)

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