A GREAT ARTIST OF THE RENAISSANCE
- While he was alive he painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. It was one of the most beautiful paintings he had ever painted.
- He sculpted the statue of David that was 17 feet tall.
- During his life he painted the Last Judgement for the same chapel's altar wall. (the Sistine Chapel.)
- One of his carvings the Moses lasted somewhere between 1513-1515.
Impact on Today
This was one of Michelangelo's greatest art pieces, the painting of the Sistine Chapel.
This was Michelangelo's Signature
This was one of his paintings called "Doni Madonna"
"Michelangelo." Renaissance. Vol. 7. Danbury, Connecticut: Grolier, 2002. N. pag. Print.
"Michelangelo Buonarroti." Merriam Webster's Biographical Dictionary. N.p.: n.p., 1995. N. pag. Biography in Context. Web. 10 Mar. 2014. <http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/bic1/ReferenceDetailsPage/ReferenceDetailsWindow?failOverType=&query=&prodId=BIC1&windowstate=normal&contentModules=&mode=view&displayGroupName=Reference&limiter=&u=libe79362&currPage=&disableHighlighting=true&displayGroups=&sortBy=&source=&search_within_results=&p=BIC1&action=e&catId=&activityType=&scanId=&documentId=GALE%7CK1680133503>.
Michelangelo Gallery. Auctori, 2014. Web. 28 Feb. 2014. <http://www.michelangelo-gallery.com/fun-facts.aspx>.