Hardback. White cloth spine, mauve coloured paper. Spine, gilt letters and decoration, water-stained, bumped top and bottom, shelf-worn. . Front-board, purple decoration, Newnes' Art Library. scuffed, water-stained, bumped, shelf-worn. Backboard, scuffed, water-stained, bumped, shelf-worn. All edges, yellowed, handling marks. Used poor condition. Paste-down, lifting from board, foxed, water-stained. End-paper, foxed, water-stained. Back paste-down, and end-paper, foxed, water-stained. Frontispiece water-stained. Half title, flyleaves, title page and text pages, yellowed, foxed, water-stained. Some plates are water-stained, mainly at the back.
London, G. Newnes; New York, F. Warne, Circa 1906.
Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni or more commonly known by his first name Michelangelo was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet of the High Renaissance born in the Republic of Florence, who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art. This book contains a brief biography and illustrations of his works.