|The Sistine Chapel: A Glorious Restoration
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|Jonah, before and after restoration | The Sistine Chapel: A Glorious Restoration
Another note of interest about the Sistine Chapel ceiling is that, according to some sources, Michelangelo had never before painted a fresco. He delayed the project until artists from Florence arrived in Rome to teach him the method of painting on wet plaster.
We should all have such first efforts!.