Half-front elevation of a doorway of the Villa Sforza with its side elevation to the right

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125786
Artist/PhotographerGentilhatre, Jacques (b. 1578)
Subject Date1500
Image Date1600
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.91r
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These drawings are derived from Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola. Regola delli cinque ordini d'architettura (Siena, 1635), pl. 45 [Gateway to the garden of the Villa Sforza, originally the Villa Carpi built for Cardinal Rodolfo of Carpi].

Subject tags

decorative stonework, gateways, pediments