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Title: Gala Dinner Menu, MICHELANGELO, April 21, 1975

Accession Number: 2002.101.21
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: menu
Maker: Italian Line
Place:
Date: 1973
Materials: paper
Description: Steamship memorabilia, gala dinner menu, MICHELANGELO (built 1962-1965), April 21, 1975; color reproduction printed on front of "Weeping Woman" detail from Michelangelo's "Crucifixion of Saint Peter"; inside features dinner menu; printed on back (in Italian and English) "MICHELANGELO - 'Weeping Woman'. Detail from/ the 'Crucifixion of Saint Peter' (1545-49) - Pauline/ Chapel, Vatican, Rome./ Without any frills, without indulging in pathos, Mi-/ chelangelo attains a high pitch of emotional expression/ in this grieving face. Reality, transfigured by Renaissance/ idealization, recaptures here all its human vividness.", "Italia NAVIGAZIONE Italian Line/ Mod. Def/33060/73/200.000 (Serie completa)" and "I.G.D.A., Officine Grafiche - Novara 1973 - Printed in Italy".

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