TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Mandel, Corinne
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1993, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9309035187

 

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