Michelangelo And The Pope's Ceiling

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0120021216

By Ross King.

1: Michelangelo is about to commence painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.

However, an argument almost halts the project before it starts" / "By Ross King.

However, an argument almost halts the project before it starts.

0120021216

Michelangelo is about to commence painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.

However, an argument almost halts the project before it starts" / "By Ross King.

However, an argument almost halts the project before it starts.

0220021217

By Ross King.

2: Michelangelo prepares to begin work on the Sistine Chapel.

However, a few difficulties remain, including the Pope's rather dull design.

Read by Nicholas Farrell" / "By Ross King.

Read by Nicholas Farrell

0220021217

By Ross King.

2: Michelangelo prepares to begin work on the Sistine Chapel.

However, a few difficulties remain, including the Pope's rather dull design.

Read by Nicholas Farrell" / "By Ross King.

Read by Nicholas Farrell

0320021218

By Ross King.

3: Michelangelo's work on the Sistine Chapel is hampered by a deposit of salt on the surface of the ceiling.

As progress slows, the Pope becomes impatient" / "By Ross King.

As progress slows, the Pope becomes impatient.

0320021218

By Ross King.

3: Michelangelo's work on the Sistine Chapel is hampered by a deposit of salt on the surface of the ceiling.

As progress slows, the Pope becomes impatient" / "By Ross King.

As progress slows, the Pope becomes impatient.

0420021219

By Ross King.

4: Michelangelo's work on the Sistine Chapel is half complete, but the Pope's military ambitions threaten further progress.

Read by Nicholas Farrell" / "By Ross King.

Read by Nicholas Farrell

0420021219

By Ross King.

4: Michelangelo's work on the Sistine Chapel is half complete, but the Pope's military ambitions threaten further progress.

Read by Nicholas Farrell" / "By Ross King.

Read by Nicholas Farrell

0520021220

The public eagerly await the unveiling of Michelangelo's work on the Sistine Chapel, but the master will not be rushed.

Read by Nicholas Farrell

05 LAST20021220

The public eagerly await the unveiling of Michelangelo's work on the Sistine Chapel, but the master will not be rushed.

Read by Nicholas Farrell