The Sistine Secrets: Michelangelo's Forbidden Messages in the Heart of the Vatican
The Shocking Secrets of Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Artwork
The recent cleaning of the Sistine Chapel frescoes removed layer after layer of centuries of accumulated tarnish and darkness. The Sistine Secrets endeavors to remove the centuries of prejudice, censorship, and ignorance that blind us to the truth about one of the world's most famous and beloved art treasures.
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Forensic BuffUser Review - stanlena - Overstock.com
Everything has a history and the Sistine Chapel is no exception. I wish it had more of the pictures were in color. You probably wont remember the Popes name who commissioned Michelangelo to paint it but you will remember the painter. Read full review
Eye- OpeningUser Review - Binnihanna - Borders
I was amazed at how insightful this book is into the history of the corruption surrounding Catholic Church. It describes the popes and church leaders as Soprano-esque egomaniacs amassing great wealth ... Read full review