MICHELANGELO, WAS A SCULPTOR, ARTIST ARCHITECT, AND POET OF THE HIGH RENAISSANCE, WHO CAME FROM THE REPUBLIC OF FLORENCE. MICHELANGELO IS CONSIDER DOT BE ONE OF THE GREATEST ARTISTS OF ALL TIME.
LIFETIME 6th March 1475 – 18th February 1564
Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet of the High Renaissance
The Madonna of the Stairs (1490–92), Michelangelo's earliest known work in marble. Michelangelo was about seventeen when he worked on this. Created in Marble.
Location: Casa Buonarroti
Angel by Michelangelo, early work (1494–95)
1530 – 1534
State Hermitage, St. Petersburg
Michelangelo's Pietà, St Peter's Basilica (1498–99)
This famous work of art depicts the body of Jesus on the lap of his mother Mary after the Crucifixion. created in marble
Location: St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
The Statue of David, completed by Michelangelo in 1504. The statue represents the Biblical hero David
Moses for the tomb of Pope Julius II. originally commissioned in 1505 but not completed until 1545
Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel; the work took approximately four years to complete (1508–12)
The Last Judgement (1534–1541)
It is a depiction of the Second Coming of Christ and the final and eternal judgment by God of all humanity. The souls of humans rise and descend to their fates, as judged by Christ who is surrounded by prominent saints. All told there are there are over three hundred figures in the work.
Location Sistine Chapel, Vatican City
The Creation of Adam (1510)
This in which Book of Genesis from the creation narrative BiblicalThis illustrates the God gives life to Adam, the first man. Part of the Sistine Chapel's ceiling
The Conversion of Saul 1542 – 1545
Location Cappella Paolina, Vatican Palace, Vatican City
The Drunkenness of Noah (1509)
Location: Sistine Chapel
The Crucifixion of St. Peter
Doni Tondo (Doni Madonna)
Location Uffizi, Florence
The Doni Tondo portrays the Holy Family (the child Jesus, Mary, and Joseph) in the foreground, along with John the Baptist in the middle-ground, and contains five nude male figures in the background.