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Michelangelo -- 1508 - 1512
The Sistine Chapel ceiling, painted by Michelangelo at he commission of Pope Julius II, is a cornerstone work of High Renaissance art. Central to the decoration are nine scenes from the Book of Genesis. More >>

Sistine Chapel ceiling - Wikipedia


The Sistine Chapel ceiling, painted by Michelangelo between 1508 and 1512, is a cornerstone work of High Renaissance art. The ceiling is that of the Sistine ...

Michelangelo's Painting of the Sistine Chapel Ceiling ...


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 ...

Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel (article) | Khan Academy


To any visitor of Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, two features become immediately and undeniably apparent: 1) the ceiling is really high up, and 2) there are a lot ...

Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel (video) | Khan Academy


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 )

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


Nov 1, 2012 ... Check out seven surprising facts about the famous ceiling and the artist who painted it.

The Sistine Chapel - Art and the Bible


The ceiling. the Sistine Chapel ceiling, showing several scenes from Genesis. The painting of the ceiling took four years.

Sistine Chapel Ceiling - Michelangelo


When Michelangelo actually started painting the Ceiling at the east end, probably in the early months of 1509, the implications of the structure had not been ...

7 Facts About Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Ceiling


By Shelley Esaak. Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling is one of the most influential artworks of all time and a foundational work of Renaissance Art. Painted ...

A Flattened View of the Incredible Sistine Chapel Ceiling ...


Oct 5, 2016 ... Painted between 1508 and 1512, the Sistine Chapel ceiling by Michelangelo is regarded as a cornerstone work of High Renaissance art.