Michelangelo. By S tacey Cantillon. Michelangelo. Michelangelo , is a painter, sculptor, architect and poet, is regarded as another genius of the renaissance period. He grew up in florence where he worked for his patron, lorenzo de medici.
By Stacey Cantillon
He lived in the medici palace where he was treared as one of the family until the death of lorenzo in 1492
The statue which is carved out of white marble can be seen today in st. Peters basilica in Rome