Michelangelo Alberto Mu単oz Maestre
Italian Artist 1475 – 1564 Renaissance Mediums: sculpture, fresco, architecture, poetry Significant artwork: Pieta c. 1500 marble life size sculpture of Mary mourning over the body of Christ. St. Pete’s, Rome, Italy Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel 1508-1512. Fresco. The Vatican, Rome, Italy David 1501-1504. 18’ high marble. Florence, Italy Moses . 1513-1515. Approximately 8’high marble. San Pietro in Vincoli, Rome, Italy. Michelangelo was a prolific artist, with a celebrated Italian temper. It is said that he received a broken nose during his apprenticeship, resulting from an argument with his mentor.
Sistine Chapel Ceiling
(Ceiling) Sistine Chapel 1508-1512 Fresco The Vatican, Rome, Italy
Michelangelo Moses . 1513-1515. Approximately 8â€™high marble. San Pietro in Vincoli, Rome, Italy.
In one of the panels on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel is the Creation of Man.
More from the Sistine Chapel
Michelangelo David 1501-1504. 18â€™ high marble Florence, Italy
Michelangelo Pieta Sculpture of Mary mourning over the body of Christ. St. Peteâ€™s, Rome, Italy