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Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, Vatican | Incredible Pictures
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Check on bucket list - Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel - Vatican City, Italy

'La Cappella Sistina' is the best-known chapel in the Vatican City. Under the patronage of Pope Julius II, Michelangelo painted sq ft of the chapel ceiling between 1508 and That's a long time!

The Sistine Chapel, Vatican City. Words cannot describe the beauty of this chapel. We were 2 of only 4 people inside and were able to wander and drink in the art and the feeling of the place. It was an amazing experience.

Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, Vatican, near Rome, Italy ~ This is a must when visiting Rome! You will literally walk slowly through this Chapel with solemn wonderment.

Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, Vatican | Incredible Pictures

Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, Vatican | Incredible Pictures

Painting the ceiling this weekend? Spare a thought for the man who created the Sistine Chapel

Michelangelo, Sistine Chapel, Vatican this shows both the ceiling and the last judgment. The ceiling is a beautiful work of art with great detail. The last judgement even has more detail and it was done 29 years after the ceiling.

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I've seen this in person, and TRUST me...it's absolutely gorgeous. What a feat of human accomplishment.
I've seen this in person, and TRUST me...it's absolutely gorgeous. What a feat of human accomplishment.
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Michelangelo's Pietà - St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City - a sculpture that will bring you to tears

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Michelangelo's Pietà - St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City- saw this when I was there. Simply the most beautiful piece of art I've ever seen!

Michelangelo was 23 years old when he sculpted from marble the Pieta.

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de David van Michelangelo in de Accademia Gallery in Firenze
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Michelangelo, "David" Carrara Marble Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence, Italy - Interesting to note the "dimensions" of this sculpture in person. David's hands are quite large.

Michelangelo, "David" Carrara Marble Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence, Italy this was amazing to see in person I also enjoyed all tourist gasping when they laid their eyes upon it.

'David' - Michelangelo - This sculpture, on completion, was thought to be far to beautiful to be displayed up high, where it was originally planned to go and was therefore placed on a plinth infant of the main government building in Florence.

Enjoy Italy, Florence: an awesome city in Tuscany full of memorable art, architecture and more. Find out about the best Florence, Italy attractions with pictures.

de David van Michelangelo in de Accademia Gallery in Firenze

de David van Michelangelo in de Accademia Gallery in Firenze
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Bernini's last work. The tomb of Pope Alexander VII. St. Peter's Vatican
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Bernini’s last work in the St. Peter’s Basilica, The tomb of Pope Alexander VII, Vatican.notice the skeleton holding up the bottom granite curtain! There is a door there Wow. Loved seeing it in person, it's huge!

Bernini's last work. The tomb of Pope Alexander VII. St. Peter's Vatican

Bernini's last work.  The tomb of Pope Alexander VII.  St. Peter's Vatican
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A Return to classical architecture (notice no pointed gothic arches).

Vatican City, Italy - Use with XRAY Picture Book of Big Buildings of the Ancient World. "The Basilica of St. Peter's and the Sistine Chapel" and The Story of Architecture pp. "High Renaissance: The Grandeur of Rome" WEEK 23

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Angelic, this place has such a higher feeling compared to other artworks.

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Amazing Interior - Opera Garnier, Paris | Incredible Pictures
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Amazing Interior - Opera Garnier, Paris The Palais Garnier is a building of exceptional opulence. The style is monumental and considered typically Beaux-Arts, with use of axial symmetry in plan, and its exterior ornamentation.

Plafond, Opéra Garnier, Paris - I've only seen the outside of this amazing building. Looks like I'll have to take another trip to Paris to see the inside this time!

Plafond, Opéra Garnier, Paris Iberia Center for Contemporary Art / Approach Architecture Studio HOSTEL Architects: Clive Wilkinson Archite.

I LOVE THIS> Plafond, Opéra Garnier, Paris. What a fabulous work of art, by james garnier-his very project.

Amazing Interior - Opera Garnier, Paris | Incredible Pictures

Amazing Interior - Opera Garnier, Paris | Incredible Pictures

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Glory in His holy name; Let the hearts of those rejoice who seek the Lord! Seek the Lord and His strength; Seek His face evermore! - I Chronicles 16:10-11 (Siena Cathedral, Italy)

Siena Cathedral, Tuscany, Italy - this is an amazing place to visit the marble and mosiacs are breathtaking! This was my favorite cathedral in Italy!

Musée du Vatican - Fresque de Miguel Ange dans la chapelle Sixtine. "No camera, qu'ils disaient?!?"

Michelangelo’s frescoes in the Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums, Rome, Italy

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(art) Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo, 1508 AD AD. Complex art in a chapel of the Vatican City.

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Gallery of the Mirrors at Palazzo Doria Pamphilj in Rome, province of Rome, Lazio region, Italy (by HEN-Magonza).

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Day Rome - Vatican City St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City having seen this basilica, I just have to say no picture will do it justice.it really does have to be seen to be believed.

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The Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy. I want to a cheesy tourist photo op with the leaning tower of Pisa!

❤ - MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI - (1475 - 1564) - Sistine Chapel - Ceiling.

A section from Michelango's Sistine Chapel ceiling. Arguably the most famous Renaissance design representation.

Michelangelo's Dome - St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican. Was present at Christmas midnight Mass with the now St. John Paul II presiding. Lazio

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Image viaSaint Peter's Square is a massive plaza located directly in front of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City, the papal enclave within Rome.Image viaMichelangelo's Dome - S

Vatican Museums (Italy). 'Rome boasts many artistic highlights, but few are as overpowering as Michelangelo’s frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. A kaleidoscopic barrage of colours and images, they come as the grand finale of the Vatican Museums, Rome’s largest and most popular art museum.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/italy/rome/sights/museum/vatican-museums

Michelangelo’s frescoes in the Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums, Rome, Italy

La Pietà by Michelangelo-1499 is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michel Angelo Buonarroti . The statue was commissioned for the French Cardinal Jean de Bilheres, who was a representative in Rome.The theme (Jesus on the lap of his Mother after the Crucifixion) is of northen origin, popular by that time in France but not yet in Italy.It is an important work as it balances the Renaissance ideals of classical beauty with naturalism.

La Pietà by is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michel Angelo Buonarroti . The statue was commissioned for the French Cardinal Jean de Bilheres, who was a representative in Rome.The theme (Jesus on the lap of his Mother after th

I've seen this in person, and TRUST me...it's absolutely gorgeous. What a feat of human accomplishment.

While touring Vatican City this is one of the amazing ceilings in the Vatican Museums. A wonderful sight on a dream vacation.

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