PAST EVENTS

 

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MICHELANGELO

THE DRAWINGS OF A GENIUS

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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Three Men Standing in Wide Coats Turned Towards the Left, around 1492-96

Quill pen in brown



© Albertina, Vienna
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Standing Male Nude Seen From Behind, 1501-04

Quill pen in brown over traces of a preliminary drawing in black chalk



Albertina, Vienna
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Male Nude Seen From the Back With a Flag Staff, ca. 1504

Black chalk, heightened in white



© Albertina, Vienna
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Study of a Seated Young Man and Two Studies of the Right Arm, (Recto), around 1511

Red chalk, heightened with white



© Albertina, Vienna
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Pietà, around 1530-36

Red chalk over black chalk and preliminary slate pencil drawing



© Albertina, Vienna
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
The Risen Christ, ca. 1532

Black chalk



The Royal Collection © 2009, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Madonna and Child, 1520-25

Black and red chalk



© Casa Buonarroti, Florence
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Study of an Inclined Head and Detailed Eye Study, 1529/30

Red chalk



© Casa Buonarroti, Florence
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Studies for the Libyan Sibyl (recto), 1511/12

Red chalk



Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York © 2007. The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Art Resource/Scala, Florence
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Bust of the Virgin Mary in Profile, the Child Reclining on a Cushion, and Other Studies, 1503/04

Pen and brown ink



©Staatliche Museen, Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Half-Length Figure of Cleopatra (recto), ca. 1533

Black chalk



© Casa Buonarroti, Florence
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Study of a Male Nude, Separate Study of his Head (recto), 1534-1536

Black chalk on brown paper



© Teylers Museum, Haarlem
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Four Studies for the Figure of the Crucified Haman(recto), ca. 1512

Red chalk



© The British Museum, London
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Madonna and Child with the Infant Saint John, ca. 1533

Black chalk, partially abraded



© The British Museum, London
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Christ on the Cross with the Virgin Mary and Saint John, 1555-1564

Black chalk, heightened with white (oxidized)



©The British Museum, London
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
Study for a Lamentation of Christ and Two Skeches of a Right Arm, 1533/34

Black chalk, traces of white hightening



© Musée du Louvre, Paris
 
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Michelangelo Buonarroti
The Punishment of Tityus (recto), 1532

Black chalk



The Royal Collection © 2009, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II