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Lorenzo de'Medici   Listen
Lorenzo de'Medici

noun
1.
Italian statesman and scholar who supported many artists and humanists including Michelangelo and Leonardo and Botticelli (1449-1492).  Synonym: Lorenzo the Magnificent.






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"Lorenzo de'Medici" Quotes from Famous Books



... a sword. These figures contain abundant assurance that M. Paul Dubois has been attentive to Michael Angelo, whom we have all heard called a splendid example and a bad model. The visor-shadowed face of his warrior is more or less a reminiscence of the figure on the tomb of Lorenzo de'Medici at Florence; but it is doubtless none the worse for that. The interest of the work of Paul Dubois is its peculiar seriousness, a kind of moral good faith which is not the commonest feature of French art, and which, united as it is in this case with exceeding knowledge and a remarkable sense ...
— A Little Tour in France • Henry James



Words linked to "Lorenzo de'Medici" :   Lorenzo the Magnificent, scholarly person, bookman, scholar, student, solon, national leader, statesman



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