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Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cappella Sistina (Santa Maria Maggiore (Church : Rome, Italy)).

  • Edition Notes

    Principally reproductions of the Michelangelo paintings.

    StatementLutz Heusinger, Fabrizio Mancinelli (translationfrom the Italian by Rowena Fajardo).
    ContributionsHeusinger, Lutz., Mancinelli, Fabrizio., Fajardo, Rowena., Michelangelo.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16579433M


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