Becoming Italian Word by Word: Michelangelo "Draws" the Italian Language | Italia Mia | Scoop.it

How to communicate if you don't speak or read a language? Draw it! (Disegnalo!)
Michelangelo, of course, knew that well. It was a common practice in the old days to hand-draw (disegnare a mano) items for the illiterate, such as Michelangelo's servant in this case. [...]