Michelangelo Revealed

2014
52:18

Episode of November 22, 2014

Expired 3.5 83 x
More than five centuries ago, Michelangelo was the darling of the Catholic Church. The Papacy commissioned him to create many of its most important pieces, including the frescoes of the Sistine Chapel. Yet when he died, his body was secretly shepherded off to Florence, and he was denied the opportunity of a grand funeral in Rome. Historians have long wondered about the mysterious circumstances surrounding his death, but now, art historian Antonio Forcellino believes he has uncovered a long-hidd...
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