Essay papers avaliable:   194 238

The widest database of original essays is now available due to EssaysBank.com! Thousands of high quality authentic essays are collected by our professional to make the lives of the students easier.

Hundreds of topics from various subjects of any educational level you will find anything you need at EssaysBank.com!


Submit your articles to the following
Search: in this section
 
Essay heading: Michelangelo
 
Essay specific features
Issue: Art
Written by: Barry Har
Date added: July 1, 2009
Level:
Grade:
No of pages / words: 3 / 624
Was viewed: 0 times
Rating of current essay:
 
Essay content:
 

It was in Florence, however, that he created the most noted work of this period-the bronze David (circa 1430-35, Bargello), the first nude statue of the Renaissance. In his third and culminating period, Donatello broke away from classical influence and in his work emphasized realism and the portrayal of character and of dramatic action...
displayed 300 characters

DO YOU NEED AN ESSAY?
Here are the options you can choose from:
CUSTOM ESSAYS
 
  • Order plagiarism free custom written essay.
  • All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time. Prices start from $10.00 /page.
FULL ACCESS TO ESSAYS DATABASE
  • This option gives you the immediate access to all 184 988 essays.
  • You get access to all the essays and can view as many
    of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month.
 
  • Your research paper is written
    by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are
    always met
  • You are able to control the progress
    of your writing assigment
  • You get a chance to become an
    excellent student!
 

Notable examples of his sculpture of this period are Miracles of St. Anthony, Gattamelata, the first bronze equestrian statue since ancient times, and Judith and Holofernes. The sculpture of Donatello influenced that of Florence and northern Italy in the 15th century. It was also a major stimulus on the development of realism in Italian painting, notably in the work of the great Paduan artist Andrea Mantegna...
displayed next 300 characters

 
General issues of this essay:
 
 
Discussion:
 
 
Related essays:
 
Title Pages / Words Save
Statues of David
The second sculpture is of Michelangelo's David, 1501-1504. Its material is marble, it stands 13' 5" and is currently located at the Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence...
4 / 857
Donatello
Most of his sculptures were Renaissance breakthroughs. Equestrian's statue called Gattamelata is the most proportional sculptures he ever created. In Donatello's Gothic style he would express ugliness to give the statue a life of its own...
3 / 687
Michelangelo Buonarroti
This work of art is a realistic figure of David. The statue is a masterful work of art. There was a lot of details put into David. His muscles are very visible and detailed...
3 / 680
Donatello
Donatello developed his own style of relief known as schiacciato, which means "flattened out." (Encarta:1) This technique involved extremely shallow carving and utilized light and shadow to create the full pictorial scene...
3 / 770
Michelangelo
This work of art is a realistic figure of David. The statue is a masterful work of art. There was a lot of details put into David. His muscles are very visible and detailed...
3 / 680
The Bronze David
The straw hat that his David is wearing was the traditional for the peasants to wear in that time period for protection from the elements. Traditionally, David was portrayed after his victory, triumphant over Goliath...
5 / 1152
The Bronze David by Donatello
The straw hat that his David is wearing was the traditional for the peasants to wear in that time period for protection from the elements. Traditionally, David was portrayed after his victory, triumphant over Goliath...
5 / 1151