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The Sistine Chapel as you've never seen it before

Rosie Millard gets her gloved hands on one of the world’s most lavish – and expensive – art books

27 February 2021

9:00 AM

27 February 2021

9:00 AM

‘The World’s Most Lavish Art Book’ is a pretty big claim, but when two men lugged it through my front door I conceded that The Sistine Chapel is one monster tome. Three, actually. Three hardback volumes, each two feet-tall, each weighing nearly two stone, each in its own calico bag, comprising of digitally perfect photographic recreations of the artwork in the 15th-century chapel.

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