The celebrated painter, born 1474, died 1563. The
Michael-Angelo of battle-scenes.
Michael-Angelo Cerquozzi, a native of Rome, famous for his
battle-scenes and shipwrecks. (1600-1660.)
Michel-Ange des Bamboches.
Peter van Laar. the Dutch painter. (1613-1673.) Michael-Angelo
of music. Johann Christoph von Gluck, the German musical composer.
(1714-1787.) Michael-Angelo of sculptors. Pierre Puget, the
French sculptor (1623-1694). Also RééMichael Slodtz (1705-1764).
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894