Assignment 29768

Discuss the primary reasons why popes and
other patrons might allow such trappings of ancient pagan culture within a
Christian society, even in sacred contexts. Provide a rationale for your
response. Describe any modern structure or sculpture or work of art where you
can identify either ancient pagan images or features, or a mix of elements from
different cultures and periods.
Michelangelo and Raphael: The Classical Tradition Reborn

Chapter 15 (pp. 494-5, 505-513), Stylistic features and imagery from ancient
classical art and myth; review Week 8 Music Folder

Sistine Chapel tour at…

Sistine Chapel information at…

Sistine Chapel theory at