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But the flaws and peccadilloes of Renaissance artists like Michelangelo pale beside the misdeeds of patrons and pontiffs.
“I will soon make you finish it,” the pope declared, and to make his point clear, he struck Michelangelo with a staff.
Michelangelo tricked his patron about the David, but sometimes he was forcibly reminded who paid the bills.
Michelangelo would later claim that his teacher, Ghirlandaio, taught him nothing.
Italian painter Michelangelo Pistoletto is best known for his mirror paintings that serve as the foundation of his oeuvre.10 Works to See at the Armory Show in New York City|Justin Jones|March 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Clement was too sensible of Michelangelo's merit to allow him to rust out his powers in petty tasks.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 4 (of 14)|Elbert Hubbard
The satellite must have popped back into the Michelangelo cigar cupboard.The Thousandth Woman|Ernest W. Hornung
Brutally and publicly, on many occasions, Michelangelo made Lionardo feel his aversion for him.Michelangelo|Romain Rolland
The divine in human nature nowhere shines out so conspicuously as in Michelangelo's achievements.The Century of Columbus|James J. Walsh
Four hundred years ago Michelangelo declared that "trifles make perfection, but perfection is no trifle."Religion And Health|James J. Walsh
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Cultural definitions for michelangelo
An Italian painter, sculptor, and architect of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. Among many achievements in a life of nearly ninety years, Michelangelo sculpted the David and several versions of the Pietà, painted the ceiling and rear wall of the Sistine Chapel, and served as one of the architects of Saint Peter's Basilica, designing its famous dome. He is considered one of the greatest artists of all time.