Michelangelo - A Biography by Elizabeth Ripley
Oxford University Press | 1953 | ISBN: N/A | English | 80 pages | PDF | 8.6 MB
In sculpture, architecture, and painting Michelangelo triumphed as one of the greatest artists of all time. What drove this extraordinary genius? What is the secret of his enduring achievement? With sympathy and understanding, Elizabeth Ripley answers these questions in terms which will appeal to young people. In the skillful biographical text, this genius of the Renaissance becomes a living personality, and Michelangelo's life story as he himself told it is revealed through his own works of art which are reproduced in 31 striking photographs.