Michelangelo at the Church of San Lorenzo


New Sacristy

1519 – 1534.   Marble, height of seated figures approx. 5’10”.   Medici Chapel, church of San Lorenzo, Florence.



Laurentian Library Staircase

Begun 1524; stairway designed 1550s.   Church of San Lorenzo, Florence.




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Medici Chapel


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Michelangelo, Medici Chapel (New Sacristy)


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Michelangelo’s Laurentian Library in Florence


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Laurentian Library