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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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
The Sistine Chapel is one of the most famous painted interior spaces in the world
, and virtually all of this fame comes from the breathtaking painting of its ceiling ...
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 ...
Thanks to the extraordinary talents of Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564), the
Sistine Chapel (Cappella Sistina) in Vatican City has become one of the most ...
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”
Oct 30, 2013 ... The Sistine Chapel is a large chapel in the Vatican City. It is renowned for its
Renaissance art, especially the ceiling painted by Michelangelo, ...
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 ...
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 ...