This category lists pages and sites about the life of Italian artisan Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564). Michelangelo is perhaps best known as the man who painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. Yet this leader of the Italian Renaissance distinguished himself not only as a painter, but also as a sculptor, an architect, and a poet.
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Part of the Web Gallery of Art, this page provides a detailed look at Michelangelo's life and includes information and photographs of some of his most famous works.
Focuses on the artist's contributions as an architect.
Encyclopedia article discusses the artist's life, works and personal interests.
Provides a comprehensive overview of Michelangelo's life. Three-part biography includes links to photographs of many of his works.
Fact Monster encyclopedia article provides information covering the life and works of the artist. Includes bibliography and pronunciation key.
A short biography of the artist and sculptor prepared by Robyn and Chrystall, Grade 8, Riverdale Junior Secondary School.
A brief introduction to the artist and his creations.
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