Michelangelo Buonarroti. The great artist created once a perfect snowman

Michelangelo Buonarroti. The great artist created once a perfect snowman

Everything that Michelangelo He touched turned to masterpiece, even the name, as evidenced by the’story that story below.

After the death of Lorenzo the Magnificent, Michelangelo found himself without customers and consequently homeless (the lives of the artists was not easy even in the fifteenth century…) therefore, when two years later the opportunity arose to return to the Florentine court, he was forced to give in to blackmail small Piero de 'Medici say ii fate ", son and successor of the Magnificent, who commissioned a statue made, just, of snow.

But could a genius of losing such a bet?

The Tuscan artist, just does, won the challenge by producing a beautiful doll in a courtyard of Via Larga Florence.

It seems that the features were perfect, and Michelangelo once again proved, provided that proof were needed, the incredible talent of shaping their own hands any material to give it the desired shape (Photo gives: windoweb.it).