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Northern Renaissance Artists Introduced Which Of These Into european art

Renaissance art focused on the importance of human beings and their place in the world largely because of the influence of

What might art conservators try to do to a Renaissance painting that is deteriorating

Hieronymus Bosch and Matthias GrΓΌnewald were Renaissance artists noted for

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Q: What did Michelangelo use for his medium on the Sistine Chapel?
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How many colors did Michelangelo use to paint the Sistine Chapel?

40


What theme did Michelangelo use for the paintings of the Sistine Chapel ceiling?

Scenes from Genesis.


How much paint did Michelangelo use on Sistine Chapel?

326 gallons of paint


How do you use the word Michelangelo in a sentence?

I'm sorry, Michelangelo can't come to the phone right now. He must have studied under Michelangelo. The interior of the Sistine Chapel was painted by Michelangelo.


What materials did Michelangelo use to paint?

I believe he used frescoe and some other art apliances to paint the Sistine chapel ceiling


What use is the Sistine Chapel ceiling?

Every room needs a ceiling. So does the Sistine Chapel.


How do you use Michelangelo in a sentence?

It is widely known that Michelangelo painted the Sistene Chapel in Rome.


How do you use Vatican in a sentence?

The Sistine Chapel is located in Vatican City.


What is a scaf holding?

Don't you really mean scaffolding? It is a temporary platform, either supported from below or suspended from above, on which workers sit or stand when performing tasks at heights above the ground. For instance Michelangelo had to use this when painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.


What paint did Michelangelo use to paint the Sistine Chapel?

The paintings in the Sistine Chapel are frescoes. Pigment was mixed with wet plaster directly on the wall or ceiling.A Fresco painting, from the Italian word affrescowhich derives from the adjective fresco ("fresh"), describes a method, where the paint is applied on plaster on walls or ceilings. The Buon fresco technique consists of painting in pigment mixed with water on a thin layer of wet, fresh,lime mortar or plaster.


What medium did Michelangelo use?

Marble for sculpture, fresco paint and oil paint.


How long did it take Michelangelo to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?

It took him 4 long backbreaking years of work on scaffolding he had made himself. Michelangelo signed the contract to paint the ceiling in April of 1508. In May the removal of the previous work of art (blue sky with golden stars) began and lasted into the summer months. Due to the heat, Michelangelo finally put brush to "canvas" more than likely in late September of the same year. He finally let Pope Julius II use the Chapel on November 1, 1512 painting the last panel only the day before. The artist worked STANDING UP 8 hours a day, 6 days a week all those 4 years taking a six month break finally after 28 months of work! It took Michelangelo 4 years to paint the ceiling and 6 years to paint the altar wall of the Sistine Chapel.

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