The Life of Michelangelo

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Birth of Michelangelo

3/6/1475

Mother dies

1481

mother dies when he was only 6 years old

Apprenticeship

1487

Michelangelo was made apprentice of Domeni Ghirlandaio.

1504 Completed the statue

1504

completed the statue of david.

carving time

1505 - 1545

carved Moses, "Rebellious and Dying Slaves". tomb was worked on off, on

the tomb was started

1505

was told to create a tomb for the pope, it took 8 months

1506 went to Bongolia

1506

The chapel ceiling

1508 - 1512

Rome painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, finished October 1512

Laurentian Library at San Lorenzo

1524

Told to design the Laurentian Library at San Lorenzo

painting time

1536 - 1541

painted "the Last Judgement in the Sistine Chapel". done in 1541

Chief

1546

1546 Michelangelo appointed chief architect at St Peter's and the Farnese Palace

1555 Michelangelo completed the Florentine, "Pietà"

1555