Ceiling

Sistine Chapel Ceiling

Along the central section of the ceiling, Michelangelo painted
nine panels drawn by the book of the Genesis:
Prophets and Sibyl sat on monumental thrones alternate him on the long sides of the ceiling.
The figures of Zaccaria and Giona are represented around two short sides.


Drunkenness of Noah


Drunkenness of Noah

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The Flood


The Flood

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Sacrifice of Noah


Sacrifice of Noah

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Original Sin and Banishment from the garden of Eden


Original Sin

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Creation of Eve


Creation of Eve

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Creation of Adam


Creation of Adam

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Separation of Land from Sea


Separation of Land from Sea

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Creation of the sun, moon and planets


Creation of the sun, moon and planets

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Separation of Light from Darkness


Separation of Light from Darkness

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Prophet Zachariah


Prophet Zachariah

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ProphetJoel


Prophet Joel

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Erythrean Sibyl



Erythrean Sibyl

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Prophet Ezekiel


Prophet Ezekiel

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Persian Sibyl



Persian Sibyl

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Prophet Jeremiah


 

Prophet Jeremiah

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Prophet Jonah


Prophet Jonah

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Libyan Sibyl


Libyan Sibyl

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Prophet Daniel


Prophet Daniel

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Cumaen Sibyl


Cumaen Sibyl

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Prophet Isaiah


Prophet Isaiah

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Delphic Sibyl



Delphic Sibyl

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