Tag: Michelangelo

Pietà (1498-1499)

Michelangelo (1475-1564) Pietà 1498–1499 Carrara marble, 174 x 195 cm San Pietro, Vaticano Michelangelo’s only signature, carved across the Virgin’s sash: “Michael. Agelus. Bonarotus Florent Faciebat”. Detail: A photograph by Aurelio Amendola, from the book “Michelangelo: La Dotta Mano”. See also:…

Giorgio Vasari

(1511–1574) The artist’s works: Ritratto di Lorenzo il Magnifico c.1533–1534 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Tentazioni di San Gerolamo 1541 Galleria Palatina, Palazzo Pitti, Firenze Cristo in casa di Simone il fariseo 1544 Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam Sei poeti toscani 1544 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis Sacra Famiglia…

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)

Director: Carol Reed Producer: Carol Reed Screenplay: Philip Dunne, Carol Reed Based on: The Agony and the Ecstasy by Irving Stone Genre: Historical | Drama Music: Jerry Goldsmith, Alex North Country: United States Language: English Studio: 20th Century Fox Release…

Charlton Heston

(1923–2008) John Charles Carter or Charlton John Carter Filmography as Actor: The Ten Commandments 1956 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner     Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins     El Cid…

Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam)

Established: 1800 Location: Jan Luijkenstraat 1, 1071 CJ Amsterdam Website: https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en Collection: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z See also:…

Julius II (Papa)

Giuliano della Rovere (1443–1513) Pope Julius II (1503–1513) Julius II in Art: Raffaello (1483-1520) Ritratto di papa Giulio II 1511 National Gallery, London     Raffaello (1483-1520) Ritratto di papa Giulio II c.1512 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze     Julius II in Film: The…

Galleria dell’Accademia (Firenze)

Established: 1784 Location: Via Bettino Ricasoli 60, 50122 Firenze Website: https://www.galleriaaccademiafirenze.it/ Collection: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z See also:…

Maddalena Strozzi Doni

Maddalena Doni in Art: Michelangelo (1475-1564) Tondo Doni 1504–1506 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze     Raffaello (1483-1520) Ritratto di Maddalena Doni 1505–1506 Galleria Palatina, Firenze     Raffaello (1483-1520) Busto femminile 1505–1507 Musée du Louvre, Paris     Raffaello (1483-1520) La dama col liocorno 1505–1507 Galleria Borghese, Roma…

Agnolo Doni

Agnolo Doni in Art: Michelangelo (1475-1564) Tondo Doni 1504–1506 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze     Raffaello (1483-1520) Ritratto di Agnolo Doni 1505–1506 Galleria Palatina, Firenze     See also: • Merchants | Strozzi Doni, Maddalena