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Michelangelo and the Reinvention of the Human Body

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A brilliant new comprehensive critical analysis of Michelangelo's art, focusing on his depiction of the human body.
Michelangelo's art is exhilarating, but also bewildering: What is the source of its power? In this imaginative and detailed study, the art critic James Hall explores some of the major puzzles of Michelangelo's work-his stern Madonnas and their lack of materna
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Hardcover, 336 pages
Published May 1st 2005 by Farrar Straus Giroux
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James Hall is a freelance art critic and historian. A former art critic for the Guardian.
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