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Sistine Chapel (Ceiling)

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The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel was painted by Michelangelo from 1508-1512 under the patronage of Pope Julius II. The chapel itself has served as both a religious and functional building since its original construction in 1477. The dimensions of the structure are supposedly the same as Solomon's temple in Jerusalem, as the architects paid homage…

interior of Santa Maria degli Angeli

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interior of church of Santa Maria degli Angeli, which consists of the main halls of the ancient Baths of Diocletian

Santa Maria degli Angeli, façade

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Façade of the church of Santa Maria degli Angeli, which consists of the main body of the Baths of Diocletian