Episode 146 – The Divine Michelangelo Part II – Madonna of the Stairs / Battle of the Lapiths
February 6, 2024

This episode explores two of Michelangelo’s earliest known sculptures that were produced while the teenage sculptor was still part of the Medici household. The sculptures reflect the influence of Donatello on a young Michelangelo, but also the later sculptor’s obsession with the male nude form.


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