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Journal #6 “Return to Glory” Restoration of the Sistine Chapel 10 Facts 1. It took 12 years to restore the chapel. 2. The Supreme Pontiff is selected at the Sistine Chapel. 3. Michelangelo was 34 when he painted it. 4. It took him 4 yrs to paint (1508-1512). 5. The ceiling shows bible scenes from the creation to the flood.
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Unformatted text preview: 6. It was built in the second half of the 15 th century. 7. Restoration began in the 1980’s. 8. Fabrizio Manchinelli was the head of the restoration. 9. The paintings were covered in a layer of soot. 10. Restorers brightened the paintings....
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ART 100 taught by Professor Vederrobin during the Spring '08 term at Penn State.

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