The High Renaissance


   

 
     
 Renaissance Art Map
   
         
     Michelangelo (Encyclopaedia Britannica)    
         
     Introduction    
     The middle years    
     The Medici Chapel    
     The last decades    
     Sistine Chapel    
     The Last Judgement    
     Drawings and Architectural works    
         
 
 

 

 




Frescoes in the Sistine Chapel


The Ceiling Frescoes


Biblical Scenes - Genesis
 
 

Frescoes in the lunettes

(Ancestors of Christ)

 

 
 
        

Uzziah - Jotham - Ahaz

1511-12
Fresco, 215 x 430 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 

Asa - Jehoshaphat - Joram

1511-12
Fresco, 215 x 430 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 

Rehoboam - Abijah

1511-12
Fresco, 215 x 430 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 

Jesse - David - Solomon

1511
Fresco, 215 x 430 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 

Salmon - Boaz - Obed

1511-12
Fresco, 215 x 430 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 


Nahshon

1511-12
Fresco, 215 x 430 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 


Amminadab

1511-12
Fresco, 215 x 430 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican
 

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