[EBOOK] Michelangelo and the Popes Ceiling

Michelangelo and the Popes Ceiling

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ISBN Code : 9780802713957
Book Author : Ross King
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Total Pages : 496

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In 1508, despite strong advice to the contrary, the powerful Pope Julius II commissioned Michelangelo Buonarroti to paint the ceiling of the newly restored Sistine Chapel in Rome. Four years earlier, at the age of twenty-nine, Michelangelo had unveiled his masterful statue of David in Florence; however, he had little experience as a painter, even less working in the delica