Felix Culpa and Felix Roma: On the Program of the Sixtine Staircase at the Vatican

Mandel, Corinne
March 1993
Art Bulletin;Mar1993, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p65
Academic Journal
Describes the four sections of the staircase vault of the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican. Four narratives of barrel-vaulted central section; Female personifications on barrel-vault; Salone Sistino of the Vatican Library; Prohibition of Adulterers; Church Militant of Sixtus V.


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