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The Sistine Chapel is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope, in Vatican City. Originally known as the Cappella Magna, the chapel ...

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Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel | Michelangelo | Khan Academy

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The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel is one of Michelangelo's most famous works. Learn more about the history of this masterpiece. 1508-12, fresco (Vatican, Rome )

Rome.info > Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo

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Was it divine intervention that compelled Michelangelo (1475 -1564) to climb up a scaffold in 1508 to begin the painting of the Sistine Chapel ceiling? Perhaps ...

Sistine Chapel: Facts, History & Visitor Information - Live Science

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Oct 30, 2013 ... The Sistine Chapel in the Vatican is renowned for its Renaissance art, especially the ceiling painted by Michelangelo.

Rome's Sistine Chapel: 50 fascinating facts - Telegraph

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Mar 8, 2013 ... As eyes turn to Rome and a new pope, Tim Jepson unearths 50 facts about the Sistine Chapel, from the history of its frescoes to the meaning of ...

Sistine Chapel - Vatican Museums, Rome - Italy - ItalyGuides.it

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The Sistine Chapel is without doubt one of the greatest art treasures of all time, one of the most celebrated masterpieces in the world. It's the last stop on the ...

The Sistine Chapel - Art and the Bible

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Information about the Sistine Chapel: the Pope's home chapel in the Vatican featuring Michelangelo's ceiling and Last Judgment.

Sistine Chapel | chapel, Vatican City | Britannica.com

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The Sistine Chapel is a rectangular brick building with six arched windows on each of the two main (or side) walls and a barrel-vaulted ceiling. The chapel's ...

The Sistine Chapel - Vatican City State

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The Sistine Chapel is named after his commissioner, Sixtus IV della Rovere ( 1471-1484), who decided to have a large room built where the “Cappella Magna”  ...

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7 Things You May Not Know About the Sistine Chapel - History in ...

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Nov 1, 2012 ... On November 1, 1512, the majestic ceiling frescoes adorning Rome's Sistine Chapel were unveiled to the public. Painted by a rising young ...

Sistine Chapel - Vatican City - Sacred Destinations

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Thanks to the extraordinary talents of Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564), the Sistine Chapel (Cappella Sistina) in Vatican City has become one of the most ...