MICHELANGELO Buonarroti
(b. 1475, Caprese, d. 1564, Roma)

Zechariah (detail)

1509
Fresco
Cappella Sistina, Vatican

The imposing figure of the prophet was extensively repainted, especially in the eighteenth century by Alessandro Mazzuoli. This repainting was removed during the recent restoration.




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