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Subject: SISTINE CHAPEL
Matches Found: 4

MICHELANGELO, by RHYS CARPENTER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Stern and grim-visaged, gaunt, and dark of gaze
Last Line: Into unfurrowed fields of light.
Subject(s): Art & Artists; Decay; Genius; History; Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564); Paintings & Painters; Sculpture & Sculptors; Sistine Chapel; Time; Rot; Decadence; Historians


TERZA RIMA, by THEOPHILE GAUTIER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: When michael angelo left the sistine dome
Last Line: O sublime blindness! O majestic fault!
Alternate Author Name(s): Theo, Le Bon
Subject(s): Art & Artists; Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564); Sistine Chapel


TERZA RIMA, by THEOPHILE GAUTIER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: From sixtus' fane, when michael angelo
Last Line: Blindness sublime! Inestimable fault!
Alternate Author Name(s): Theo, Le Bon
Subject(s): Art & Artists; Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564); Sistine Chapel


TO GIOVANNI DA PISTOIA ON THE PAINTING OF THE SISTINE CHAPEL, 1509, by MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I've grown a goitre by dwelling in this den
Last Line: Since foul I fare and painting is my shame.
Alternate Author Name(s): Michel Angelo
Variant Title(s): On The Painting Of The Sistine Chapel
Subject(s): Italian Renaissance; Paintings & Painters; Sistine Chapel