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Works Cited and Suggestions for Further Reading

Barolsky, Paul. The Faun in the Garden: Michelangelo and the Poetic Origins of Italian Renaissance Art. University Park, PA: Penn State UP, 1994.

Bull, George. Michelangelo: A Biography. NYC: St. Martin's Press, 1997.

Buonarroti, Michelangelo. The Complete Work of Michelangelo. NYC: Reynal and Company, 1967.

Condivi, Ascanio. The Life of Michelangelo. Trans. Alice Sedgwick Wohl. Ed. Helmut Wohl. 2nd ed. University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1999.

Goldscheider, Ludwig. Michelangelo: Paintings, Sculpture, Architecture. Complete Edition. London: Phaidon Press, 1997.

Honour, Hugh and Fleming, John. The Visual Arts: A History. New Jersey: Prentice Hall Inc., 2000.

Janson, H.W. History of Art. Fifth edition. New York: Harry N. Abrams Inc., 1995.

Murray, Linda. Michelangelo. New York: Oxford University Press, 1980.

Nims, John Frederick, trans. The Complete Poems of Michelangelo. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Saslow, James M., trans. The Poetry of Michelangelo: An Annotated Translation. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1991.

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The Council of Trent and Naked Images

by matthew9267483, November 13, 2013

I think the time when the Council of Trent condemned naked pictures was in Session XXV on December 4,1563. The public domain translation of the Council of Trent by Tanner says, "Furthermore, in the invocation of the saints, the veneration of relics, and the sacred use of images .... all lasciviousness avoided, so that images shall not be painted and adorned with a seductive charm"


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