The High Renaissance


   

 
     
 Renaissance Art Map
   
         
     Michelangelo (Encyclopaedia Britannica)    
         
     Introduction    
     The middle years    
     The Medici Chapel    
     The last decades    
     Sistine Chapel    
     The Last Judgement    
     Drawings and Architectural works    
         
 
 

                 




Frescoes in the Sistine Chapel



The Ceiling Frescoes



Biblical Scenes - Genesis




Separation of Light from Darkness

(with prophet, sibyl, ignudi and medallions)
  

           
                     


The ninth bay of the ceiling
(with prophet, sibyl, ignudi and medallions)
1508-12
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 


Separation of Light from Darkness
(with ignudi and medallions)
1511
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican
 
 

Separation of Light from Darkness
(detail)
1511
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican
 

 


Ignudo

1511
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 


Ignudo

1511
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican
 
 

Ignudo

1511
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican
 
 

Ignudo

1511
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican
 
 

Jeremiah

1511
Fresco, 390 x 380 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

 

The Libyan Sibyl

1511
Fresco, 395 x 380 cm
Cappella Sistina, Vatican
 

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