⟶ Updated 6 months ago ⟶
List of edits
Michelangelo is born in Caprese, Tuscany, Italy
Return to Florence (Basis of family) 'sometime after birth'
Mothers death-- lives with stone cutter and wife in Settignano, Arezzo.
Apprenticed to painter; Domenico Ghirlandaio
Sent to Florence to Lorenzo de' Medici (rich dude) to study sculpture under Bertoldo di Giovanni.
Pietro Torrigiano socks our homie in the nose
Studies Human Anatomy through corpses after Lorenzo's death...
Carved 'St John the Baptist' for a Medici, told to make it look like some old roman artifact... to get more ca$h.
Fraud attempt failed, but Michelangelo was invited to Rome due to his talent
Arrives in Rome
French Ambassador comisioned the 'Pieta'
Commisoned to build Popes tomb in Rome
Assigned Architect of St. Peter's Basilica
Painting of the Sistine Chapel
*Building* of Pope's Tomb
uncompleted facade of San Lorenzo Basilica, Medici Chapel, Left Florence for good.
'The Last Judgement' commissioned by Pope Clement VIII, overseen by Pope Paul III
About & Feedback