Sistine Chapel - Rome, Italy The Sistine Chapel is the best-known chapel of the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope in the Vatican City. It is famous for its architecture and its decoration by Renaissance artists including Michelangelo. Michelangelo painted 12,000 sq ft of the chapel ceiling between 1508 and 1512. The ceiling, and especially The Last Judgment (1535–1541), is widely believed to be Michelangelo's crowning achievement in painting.

pin 33
heart 1

Head of Augustus The Colossal Head of Augustus Cortile della Pigna Apostolic Palace - Vatican Museum Rome, Italy

pin 4

Apostolic Palace The official residence of the Pope. Also known as the Papal Palace. Vatican City, Vatican. -------------------- * Limited Edition (5 Prints for each size) * Authentication on the back ** Please allow 2-4 weeks for delivery Copyright @ 2014 Deck Six Originals Photographer Jeffrey L. Deck

pin 1

2 Euro coins: Portrait of Dante Alighieri by Raphael. The original portrait, part of the Disputation of the Holy Sacrament, is in the Apostolic Palace of Vatican City.

pin 4
heart 1

Vatican City, Italy - Sistine Chapel. A Return to classical architecture (notice no pointed gothic arches). WEEK 23

pin 85
heart 2
speech 1

Cappella Sistina [Sistine Chapel] - is the best- known chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope,

pin 21
heart 2
Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search