Tomb di Michelangelo a Basilica di Santa Croce
Michelangelo's Tomb, designed by Georgio Vasari; Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence, Italy.
The central figurative marble carving represents Sculpture by V. Cioli.
The figures on either side of Sculpture represent Painting (left) and Architecture, both carved by G. B. Lorenzi.
Firenze, Italia (March 26, 2005)
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NOTE: Santa Croce hosts 270 tombstones that pave the floor of the church, honoring those who strongly impacted the course of history in the fields of art, history and music. The most famous tomb belongs to Michelangelo, followed by those of Machiavelli, Galileo, Bruni, Rossini and Ghiberti.
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