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Most of the frescoes that were not destroyed were left so highly damaged it has taken decades to coax anything of the original images out of the salvaged sheets of plaster.

comments (7)

  • Frances
  • United States
  • 21 Mar 2013, 00:55
Wow! Another fine shot John! Even though it is taking a lot of time to restore the frescoes it appears from you photos that the effort is well worth it.

The detail is incredible smile
John Prior: Thank you Frances
Beautiful! I do like how you've framed this.
John Prior: Thank you, some great images on your Smug Mug site.
  • Chris
  • England
  • 21 Mar 2013, 07:36
Well they've done a brilliant job
John Prior: It was all very interesting, thanks Chris
  • Chad
  • Where latitude and attitude meet
  • 21 Mar 2013, 10:28
A remarkable achievement in the circumstances John. Is that lady in the front smoking a Capstan full strength?
John Prior: Could be sharing a joint Chad smile
It will be stunning when it's all done. Nice photo.
John Prior: Thanks Jacquelyn
It looks good now, it must have look magnificent when new.
John Prior: Indeed Brian. Thank you.
beautiful mural. must have been vibrant originally

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