The Life of Michelangelo / Edition 2

The Life of Michelangelo / Edition 2

by Hellmut Wohl
     
 

ISBN-10: 0271018534

ISBN-13: 9780271018539

Pub. Date: 03/28/1999

Publisher: Penn State University Press

Ascanio Condivi was a young pupil and assistant of Michelangelo's who gained the trust and confidence of the great artist. His biography of Michelangelo to a large extent is based on the artist's own words, tells the story of his life, his relationship with his patrons, his objectives as an artist, and his accomplishments, forming the basis of a biography that has…  See more details below

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Ascanio Condivi was a young pupil and assistant of Michelangelo's who gained the trust and confidence of the great artist. His biography of Michelangelo to a large extent is based on the artist's own words, tells the story of his life, his relationship with his patrons, his objectives as an artist, and his accomplishments, forming the basis of a biography that has been central to the study of Michelangelo for four centuries. First published in 1976, this translation is now available in paperback for the first time and includes a revised introduction based on new research, as well as an up-to-date endnotes section.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780271018539
Publisher:
Penn State University Press
Publication date:
03/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,027,783
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.41(d)

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