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  Artwork: Last judgment, The
  Artist: MICHELANGELO Buonarroti
  Date: 1537-41
  Technique: Fresco
  Location: Cappella Sistina, Vatican
  Notes:
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  Subject: The Resurrection of the Body
The Return and the Judgment
Hell


  Hosts: Apocalyptic Theories in Old English Literature  [IMAGE]
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  Andrew (with cross, central left):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Angelic trumpeters with books of good and evil deeds:
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
  Angels carrying the column:
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Angels carrying the column of flagellation, upper left part (upper right):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Angels carrying the column of flagellation, upper right part (upper right):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Angels carrying the cross, lower part (upper left):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
  Angels carrying the cross, upper part (upper left):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Angels carrying the crown of thorns:
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
  Bartholomew:
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Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
Lilith Gallery of Toronto  [IMAGE]
Olga's Gallery - Online Art Museum  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Bartholomew's skin resembling Michelangelo:
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  Blaise (with woolcarder's comb, central right):
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  Catherine of Alexandria (with torturer's wheel, central right):
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Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Central left part of picture:
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Olga's Gallery - Online Art Museum  [IMAGE]
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  Central right part of picture:
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Olga's Gallery - Online Art Museum  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Charon (the boatman):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
  Charon unloading his boat (lower central):
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  Christ and the Virgin:
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  Christ and the Virgin with the elects:
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  Christ and the Virgin, upper part of figures:
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  Damned souls between Charon's boat and Minos (lower right):
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  Details of group of elects forming a garland around the judge and his mother:
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  Figure at the left edge of the picture, reaching out for a blessed soul ascending to heaven:
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  Figure lifting a group of souls by the Rosary (central left):
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  Figure with the book of evil deeds (lower central):
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  Figure with the book of good deeds (lower central):
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  Figures above Charon's boat (lower central): demon carrying a damned soul:
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Figures lying left of hell's mouth at the bottom of the picture:
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  Group of blessed souls below the clouds, left part of group (central left):
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  Group of blessed souls below the clouds, right part of group (central left):
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  Group of elects under the angels carrying the column:
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  Group of elects under the angels carrying the column, details:
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  Group of elects under the angels carrying the column, upper left part of group:
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  Group of elects under the angels carrying the column, upper righ part of group:
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  Group of elects under the angels carrying the cross:
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  Group of elects under the angels carrying the cross, lower part of group:
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  Group of elects under the angels carrying the cross, upper part of group:
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Group of figures reaching out for the blessed souls ascending to heaven (central left):
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Art Renewal Center  [IMAGE]
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Group with angelic trumpeters with books of good and evil deeds (lower central), central trumpeter:
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  Head of Charon:
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  Isolated damned soul covering his left eye with his hand:
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Olga's Gallery - Online Art Museum  [IMAGE]
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  John the Baptist (central left):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Lawrence (with gridiron, center of picture):
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Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
  Lower central part of picture (angelic trumpeters with books of good and evil deeds):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Lower left part of picture (resurrection of the dead):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Lower right part of picture (the damned dragged into hell):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Maternity personified (central left, embraced by figure in a red dress):
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  Medium high of picture:
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  Minos, king of hell (lower right corner):
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Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
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  Penitent thief (with cross):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Peter (with keys) and Paul (left of Christ):
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Giorgio Vasari, Lives of the Artists  [IMAGE]
  Resurrection of the dead, left part (lower left):
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  Resurrection of the dead, right part (lower left):
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  Sebastian (with arrows, central right):
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  Simon (with saw, central right):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
  Simon from Cyrene (with cross, central right):
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  Skeleton turning its skull left (lower left):
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  Souls lifted by the Rosary:
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  The mouth of hell:
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  Upper central part of picture (Christ and the Virgin, and above):
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  Upper group of damned on their way to hell (central right):
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Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Olga's Gallery - Online Art Museum  [IMAGE]
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  Upper group of damned on their way to hell (central right), details:
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  Upper left part of picture (angels carrying the cross):
Christus Rex  [IMAGE]
Olga's Gallery - Online Art Museum  [IMAGE]
Web Gallery of Art  [IMAGE]
  Upper right part of picture (angels carrying the column):
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Olga's Gallery - Online Art Museum  [IMAGE]
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  Virgin Mary:
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