Any frescoes were good when they started to peel and flake off.
I sat now in the chair and an orderly of some sort looked at me disapprovingly from behind a desk while I looked at the marble floor, the pillars with the marble busts, and the frescoes on the wall and waited for Miss Barkley.
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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