The ruler of Florence, Piero de’ Medici, ordered Michelangelo to make a snowman in the courtyard of his palace. He is usually censured for that and the snowman is cited as the supreme example of a patron’s abuse of an artist. – Tiny Fox Lab Facts
The Greatest Snowman Ever?
In 1494, Michelangelo was commissioned by the ruler of Florence to sculpt a snowman in yard of their mansion.
Jesse, posted on 12/31/2019, 2,180 views