Jean Massa makes Miniature Sistine Chapel in 5000 hours

Jean Massa makes Miniature Sistine Chapel in 5000 hours
(Image Credit: Getty images)

Jean Massa a French retiree spent 5,000 hours to re-create a miniature version of the famed interior of the Sistine Chapel. He has made the whole legendary Vatican City site on a 1:32 scale with a length of 1.45 metres (4.7 ft) and a height of 0.7 metres (2.3 ft).

He spent 4 years to paint the Sistine Chapel ceiling in that painting, the 80-year-old former dental technician needed just as long to complete his Sistine Chapel masterpiece. The Sixtine Chapel is the best-known chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope in Vatican City

Jean Massa makes Miniature Sistine Chapel in 5000 hours
(Image Credit: Getty images)



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