Offers information on the life and works of Renaissance man Michelangelo - sculptor, painter, architect, engineer, and poet. This book includes an exploration of the artist's life, and the role he played in the Italian Renaissance. It explores Michelangelo's fascinating life through his family, friends, patrons and commissions.
Rosalind Ormiston is a researcher, lecturer and author with a wide range of interests in art, architecture and design history. Since 2002 she has been a lecturer in art and architectural history at Kingston University, London with a specialist field of Renaissance Italy. She writes for academic publications and consumer periodicals. Published work includes The Colour Source Book (2007), Alphonse Mucha: Masterworks (2008) and Art Deco: The Golden Age of Graphic Art and Illustration (2008).