A Note on Michelangelo's Cartoon for the Sistine Ceiling: Haman

Bambach, Carmen C.
December 1983
Art Bulletin;Dec83, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p660
Academic Journal
Examines the cartoon for the painting 'Punishment of Haman,' by Michelangelo in the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, Vatican City based on the sheet of drawings numbered A 16, which is kept at the Teyler Museum in Haarlem, the Netherlands. Media with which the drawings on the sheet were made; Description of the anatomical features of the figure of Haman in the painting; Investigation of the dimensions of the head.


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