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Archbishop-elect George Stack of Cardiff (Mazur/catholicchurch.org.uk)

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Exhibition shows 140 pieces of the best Russian jewellery from the past 100 years

Melozzo da Forli greatly influenced Raphael and Michelangelo

Israeli President Shimon Peres meets Pope Benedict XVI at Castel Gandolfo

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Works were donated to the Vatican by Matisse’s son

The stunning papal visit exhibition that never was

The V&A is putting on a unique exhibition of Raphael tapestries to coincide with the Pope’s trip – but another spectacular show seems to have bit the dust

Raphael tapestries hung in the Sistine Chapel (Photo: Vatican Museums)

Yesterday, for the first time since 1983, the Vatican hung the tapestries on the walls of the Sistine Chapel where they are thought to have originally been located