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Michelangelo architect

Henry A. Millon

Michelangelo architect

the facade of San Lorenzo and the drum and dome of St. Peter"s

by Henry A. Millon

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Published by Olivetti in Milan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Florence,
  • Vatican City
    • Subjects:
    • Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564 -- Exhibitions.,
    • San Lorenzo (Church : Florence, Italy) -- Exhibitions.,
    • Basilica di San Oietri ub in Vaticano -- Exhibitions.,
    • Facades -- Italy -- Florence -- Exhibitions.,
    • Domes -- Vatican City -- Exhibitions.,
    • Architectural drawing -- Italy -- 16th century -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHenry A. Millon and Craig Hugh Smyth.
      GenreExhibitions.
      ContributionsSmyth, Craig Hugh., Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564., National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA2707.B78 A4 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 197 p. :
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2234543M
      LC Control Number89103553


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