Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel

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Five hundred years ago the legendary Renaissance genius, Michelangelo (1475-1564), put the first brushstroke to his most ambitious creation. As he started work on his vast fresco cycle for the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, in the autumn of 1508, he began putting into pictures the awe-inspiring legends recounted in the Book of Genesis. But for the viewer looking up into Michelangelo's painted sky, with its visions of an elemental universe, this was to be just the first of a series of unprecedentedly original images. These ...

Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel 2016, Skyhorse Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781634502511

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Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel 2009, Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ), London

ISBN-13: 9780753823460

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Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel 2008, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

ISBN-13: 9780297853657

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