His most iconic work, the “Mona Lisa,” was painted during his stay in Florence between 1503 and 1519 and has since been kept in the Louvre Museum in Paris.
Michelangelo was an incredibly talented artist, and his most famous works include the breathtaking frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel and his Pietà sculpture.
He took on the architect role at St. Peter’s Basilica after Michelangelo. His work includes the iconic plaza and colonnade, as well as the central bronze canopy.
“The Night Watch” and “The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp” are among his most celebrated works.
His iconic works, such as “Girl with a Pearl Earring” and “The Milkmaid,” showcase his fantastic use of light and color that evoke a sense of nostalgia in viewers.