Michelangelo Buonarroti

Wikioo.org - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Michelangelo Buonarroti

Style: High Renaissance

Place: Caprese

Born: 1475

Death: 1564

Nationality: Italy


Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 - 18 February 1564), commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, architect, poet, and engineer. Despite making few forays beyond the arts, his versatility in the disciplines he took up was of such a high order that he is often considered a contender for the t...