Unformatted text preview: the “Pieta.” for St. Peter’s J. Florence, 1501, at age 26 – city magistrates commissioned him to sculpt a piece to reflect the pride, vigor, and austere idealism of Florence – the results was the “David.” – The heroic – 18 ft. tall, and from one block of stone. K. Battle of Cascina – competition between Michelangelo and Leomardo da Vinci L. Rome – to paint the Sistine Chapel, but he was not a painted, but a sculptor. Later “The Last Judgment” M. Moses N. 1564 at age of 89 he suffered a stroke, gave his last confession, and died....
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course HUMANITIES 1020 taught by Professor Szymanski during the Winter '08 term at Valencia.
- Winter '08