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The Resource Michelangelo & the Pope's ceiling, Ross King

Michelangelo & the Pope's ceiling, Ross King

Label
Michelangelo & the Pope's ceiling
Title
Michelangelo & the Pope's ceiling
Statement of responsibility
Ross King
Title variation
Michelangelo and the Pope's ceiling
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1508, despite strong advice to the contrary ... Pope Julius II commissioned Michelangelo Buonarroti to paint the ceiling of the newly restored Sistine Chapel in Rome. [This book] recounts the ... story of the four ... years [Michelangelo] spent laboring over the twelve thousand square feet of the ... ceiling while the power politics and personal rivalries [of Rome battled around him]
Action
Committed to retain
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Ross
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ND623.B9
LC item number
K55 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Getscher, Robert H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Michelangelo <Buonarroti>
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Cappella Sistina (Vatican Palace, Vatican City)
  • Cappella Sistina (Vatican Palace, Vatican City)
  • Mural painting and decoration, Italian
  • Mural painting and decoration, Renaissance
  • Italy
  • Plafondschilderingen
  • Sixtijnse Kapel (gebouw)
  • Malerei
  • Art appreciation
  • Contemporaries
  • Mural painting and decoration, Italian
  • Mural painting and decoration, Renaissance
  • Italy
  • Vatican City
Label
Michelangelo & the Pope's ceiling, Ross King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-356) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Summons -- Conspiracy -- Warrior pope -- Penance -- Painting in the wet -- Design -- Assistants -- House of Buonarroti -- Fountains of the great deep -- Competition -- Great Quandary -- Flaying of Marsyas -- True colors -- He shall build the temple of the Lord -- Family business -- Laocoon -- Golden age -- School of Athens -- Forbidden fruit -- Barbarous multitudes -- Bologna redux -- World's game -- New and wonderful manner of painting -- First and Supreme Creator -- Expulsion of Heliodorus -- Monster of Ravenna -- Many strange forms -- Armor of faith and the sword of light -- Il Pensieroso -- In evil plight -- Final touches -- Epilogue: the language of the gods
Control code
50961024
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
373 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802713957
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002038074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Provenance of Copley Library's copy: Robert H. Getscher
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)50961024
Label
Michelangelo & the Pope's ceiling, Ross King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-356) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Summons -- Conspiracy -- Warrior pope -- Penance -- Painting in the wet -- Design -- Assistants -- House of Buonarroti -- Fountains of the great deep -- Competition -- Great Quandary -- Flaying of Marsyas -- True colors -- He shall build the temple of the Lord -- Family business -- Laocoon -- Golden age -- School of Athens -- Forbidden fruit -- Barbarous multitudes -- Bologna redux -- World's game -- New and wonderful manner of painting -- First and Supreme Creator -- Expulsion of Heliodorus -- Monster of Ravenna -- Many strange forms -- Armor of faith and the sword of light -- Il Pensieroso -- In evil plight -- Final touches -- Epilogue: the language of the gods
Control code
50961024
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
373 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802713957
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002038074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Provenance of Copley Library's copy: Robert H. Getscher
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)50961024

Library Locations

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