The Vatican

our tour of the Museums and Sistine Chapel, visit to St. Peter's Basilica


The reception hall and gift shop of the Museums


"The Pine Cone"


Classical sculpture galleries


Note the Artemis figure just left of upper center.  This appears frequently around Rome.


Tapestries Hall

ceiling of this hall


Modern Art section




Ethnographc exhibit with aboriginal art of Australia and New Zealand


Astronomical illustrations

Wenzel Peter "Adam and Eve"

Vatican, continued

Italy 2011 index