Michelangelo the Painter, by Valerio Mariani.
Published by Harry N Abrams, New York. 1964 1st edition.
"This volume has been published under the auspices of the Italian National Committee honoring Michelangelo in commemoration of the fourth centennial of his death."
A huge and lavish tome, beautifully produced. Weighs over 4.1kg unpacked.
Very good condition throughout. Dustjacket ahas a slight colour change around a large rectangular belt around the book - it was probably wrapped in some kind of central sales wrapper initially. Green cloth hardback with gilt.
360mm x 270mm x 57mm.