Michelangelo's Nose: A Myth And Its Maker by Paul BarolskyMichelangelo's Nose: A Myth And Its Maker by Paul Barolsky

Michelangelo's Nose: A Myth And Its Maker

byPaul Barolsky

Paperback | April 19, 2007

Pricing and Purchase Info

$48.28 online 
$52.95 list price save 8%
Earn 241 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


An exploration of the ways in which Michelangelo created himself.

Paul Barolsky is Commonwealth Professor of the History of Art at the University of Virginia. His books on Renaissance art with Penn State Press include The Faun in the Garden: Michelangelo and the Poetic Origins of Italian Renaissance Art (1994), Giotto's Father and the Family of Vasari's "Lives" (1992), and Why Mona Lisa Smiles and Ot...
Title:Michelangelo's Nose: A Myth And Its MakerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.47 inPublished:April 19, 2007Publisher:Penn State University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0271032723

ISBN - 13:9780271032726


Editorial Reviews

“Barolsky’s book has given us a compelling view of Michelangelo as a kind of proto-Romantic ‘Ubermensch’ participating in the often terrifying epic of his own creation.”