Bardeschì Ciulich (Lucilla); Barocchi (Paola), born 1927

I Ricordi di Michelangelo

Florence, Sansoni, 1970
(27 cm), xxxvi, 505 pp. Publisher’s cloth binding. - Gathered in this volume for the first time are the 318 surviving memoranda of the artist (financial records and receipts on loose sheets of paper), the majority in the artist’s hand, the others written for him by assistants and relatives. “Dry in appearance, this collection is of enormous interest and the editors have provided a precision tool which is likely to remain definitive” (Paul Joannides, in The Burlington Magazine, volume 115, 1973, p.332). Printed at the Stamperia Valdonega in an edition of 2000 copies. ¶ Fine copy.
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