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Guide to the Vatican picture gallery

by Vatican. Pinacoteca

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Published by Vatican Polyglot Printing Press in Rome .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European Painting,
  • Italian Painting,
  • Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPontifical museums and galleries -- 3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25732436M
    OCLC/WorldCa368624681

    A Vatican tour will guide you past the priority entrance into the different landmarks in Vatican City, like the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica and enlighten you with interesting trivia and facts. The alternative option is opting for a ticket that includes an audioguide, which you can carry along while you tour the Vatican. Rome’s Hottest ‘Hood (Hint: It’s Not Vatican City) Rome’s Hottest ‘Hood (Hint: It’s Not Vatican City) Two millennia ago, gladiators, prostitutes, and politicians—Julius Caesar, for.

    The Vatican City is a unique entity in the modern world, and its inner workings are often shrouded in mystery and speculation. For many authors, this enigmatic city state has inspired now-famous fictional thrillers about secret orders, assassinations and political conspiracies: The Vatican Trilogy by Morris West, The Third Secret by Steve Berry, God’s Spy by Juan Gomez-Jurado and of course.   The Vatican Museums’ star attraction, the Sistine Chapel boasts two of the world’s greatest masterpieces: Michelangelo’s ceiling frescoes () and his Giudizio Universale (Last Judgment; –). For the best views of the ceiling design, which covers square metres and depicts episodes from the Old Testament, cross to the chapel’s main entrance in the east wall .

      The book Christ, Church, Mankind notes John Paul’s ardent passion for Jesus Christ and his efforts to spread that passion as part of the vision of Vatican II. Based on a international. In January , Morley Safer and "60 Minutes" got rare access to the Vatican Library, located in the Vatican City, the seat of the Holy See. In all, there.


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A volume dedicated to the history of the new Vatican Picture Gallery, conceived at the behest of Pope Pius XI and inaugurated in in a structure specially built in order to definitively house the painting collection. The Picture Gallery. Guide to the Picture Galleries Hardcover – January 1, by Vatican Edition (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Vatican Edition.

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Visiting the Vatican - What to see. The main things to see when visiting the Vatican are Saint Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums. (To be clear, Michelangelo’s pietà is inside Saint Peter’s basilica, and Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel is inside the Vatican Museums.) You can see one and not the other.

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Photo Library The Vatican Museums Photo Library has as its main objectives the conservation, protection, enhancement, promotion and study of an important photographic heritage. It provides advice as well as historical and technical information, and assists researchers in their iconographic studies.

The Vatican Museums (Italian: Musei Vaticani; Latin: Musea Vaticana) are the public art and sculpture museums in the Vatican display works from the immense collection amassed by the Catholic Church and the papacy throughout the centuries including several of the most renowned Roman sculptures and most important masterpieces of Renaissance art in the world.

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It was founded over five centuries ago, when Europe.