Always impossible to see this place
without hordes of people.
It may take a minute to download,
but totally worth it because you can use your
mouse to move around the room, and zoom in to see
the details—AND you have the place all to yourself!
While you're there, check out the figure of King Minos
(the guy who's having a painful problem
with a big snake) in the lower right corner of the
Last Judgment —it's Michelangelo's caricature of his
enemy Biagio da Cesena, the Vatican official
who declared Last Judgment "unfit for sacred walls." As if!
[See more of ABC Wednesday here.]