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WJLA, April 27, 2013

PHOTOS: Looking up from inside the U.S. Capitol dome

The Apotheosis of Washington is located in the eye of the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol. It was painted in true fresco technique by Constantino Brumidi in 1865.

The Apotheosis of Washington in the eye of the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol was painted in the true fresco technique by Constantino Brumidi in 1865. (Caption from AOC)

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