The frescoed walls echoed with the voices of cardinals from nations around the globe.
Red marble floors sprawled out in all directions to walls adorned with vivid frescoes.
Langdon stood with Vittoria beneath a sprawling Pinturicchio fresco and scanned the gutted shrine.
His first name was world renowned …. the child prodigy who at the age of twenty-five was already doing commissions for Pope Julius II, and when he died at only thirty-eight, left behind the greatest collection of frescoes the world had ever seen.
Robert Langdon had no idea where he was or how long he had been unconscious when he opened his eyes and found himself staring up at the underside of a baroque, frescoed cupola.
Water was cheaper, but the steam it created would have ruined the frescoes in the chapel, and the Vatican paid Roman pompieri a healthy stipend for swift and prudent service in all Vatican-owned buildings.
He gazed past the altar up to Michelangelo’s renowned fresco, "The Last Judgment.
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I love Michelangelo’s ceiling fresco in the Sistine Chapel.
It took a moment before I realized that it was a leafy replica of Michelangelo’s fresco of Adam from the Sistine Chapel.
Ransom Riggs -- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children