"Michelangelo: a self-portrait: texts and sources", Michelangelo Buonarroti, edited by Robert John Clements, New York University Press, 1968, p. 80
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsMichelangelo
Born: March 6, 1475
Died: February 18, 1564 (aged 88)
Bio: Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni, commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian Renaissance sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art.
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