On a previous 'Feel Art Again' post, reader Jane requested a post on Michelangelo's "PietÃ ." After our round-up and quiz last week, this week is a good time to branch out and explore sculpture. So, without further ado, I'm proud to present Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni's famous 1499 sculpture, the "PietÃ ."
1. The gifted Michelangelo got an early start on his career, receiving a painting apprenticeship with Domenico Ghirlandaio at age 13. Apparently, Michelangelo's father persuaded... READ ON