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Which of these was not one of the works Michelangelo produced to adorn the Sistine chapel-?
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Who painted the Sistine Chapel?
Sistine Chapel Painters Many of the greatest Renaissance artists of the day are responsible for the paintings that adorn the Sistine Chapel: Michelangelo, Raphael, Sandro Botticelli, Pietro Perugino, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Cosimo Roseli, Luca Signorelli, and others. Of all of these, Michelangelo, (1475-1564) is the Renaissance artist most often associated with the Chapel, dramatic scenes from the Bible are painted on the ceiling and on the altar wall. Michelangelo (1475-1564) started painting the Sistine chapel ceiling in 1508 and completed it in 1512 . It was a commission from Julius II. The walls were painted in the 1480s by a few Florentine painters, as e.g. Botticelli and Ghirlandaio. Michelangelo painted the ceiling in 1508-1512 and the wall above the altar in 1534-1541. There are nine different scenes on the ceiling. They all have to do with stories from the Bible, the creation of Earth, the Great Flood, etc. Find out more about the Sistine Chapel following the links below!
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What did Michelangelo invent?
Michelangelo Buonarrotti (1475-1564) was a sculptor and painter, and designed architectural facades. Michelangelo is best known for his creation of the paintings that adorn the ceiling and altar walls of the Sistine Chapel - the ceiling being a scene from Genesis and the Altar walls mural representing The Last Judgment. He also sculpted several famous statues including "David" and "The Pietà" (the latter currently located in Vatican City).
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How successful was Raphael Sanzio during his lifetime?
He was extremely successful. He was called to Rome by the pope to paint murals in a suite of rooms in the Vatican. Most famous of those is the School of Athens. He also made the cartoons for tapestries to adorn the lower part of the walls of the Sistine Chapel. The pope made him architect of St Peter's after the death of Bramante. In 1515 he was given powers as "Prefect" over all antiquities unearthed within the city, or a mile outside.
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What is 'Ornaría' when translated from Spanish to English?
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Where can one see a video of the song Adorn by Miguel?
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What are three countries in which spears adorn their flags?