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RIBA125271(left) Half-elevation of a gateway with double, rusticated attached Ionic columns flanking the square opening with broken, curved pediment framing an elaborate device containing a blank cartouche with the date 1612 beneath the cartouche; (right) half-elevation of the tabernacle over the entrance door in Michelangelo's Medici Chapel (1524) in San Lorenzo, Florence, with profile at left and plan beneath

 
RIBA125272(left) Half-elevation of a doorway with broken pediment supported on large console, large seated figure on pediment; (right) half-elevation of doorway with triangular pediment supported by a panel which surrounds part of the upper doorcase

 
RIBA125273(left) Half-elevation of an arched entrance, flanking pilaster and figure in niche at lower left; (right) half-elevation of an arched entrance surmounted by a frieze and a tablet with a broken curved pediment supported on foliage consoles


RIBA125274(left) Half-elevation of an arched entrance with double pediments above; (centre) half-elevation of an entrance flanked by Corinthian columns (or pilasters) with frieze and cornice surmounted by broken curved pediment containing a tablet with a triangular pediment above that; (right) Half-elevation of a doorway with details of the console and door mouldings

 
RIBA125275(left) Half-elevation of a doorway flanked by a rusticated Doric pilaster with curved pediment; (centre) half-elevation of a doorway with triangular pediment; (right) half-elevation front view and two profiles of Michelangelo's door from the vestibule to the reading room in the Laurentian Library (Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana), Florence

 
RIBA125276Brancepeth Castle, County Durham: the old gateway


RIBA125277Chiesa de Santa Maria de Carignano de Sigri Sauli (Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta di Carignano), piazza Carignano, Genoa: elevation of the facade

 
RIBA125278(left) Half-elevation of an arched entrance with broken pediment; (right) half-elevation of a doorway with triangular pediment

 
RIBA125279(left) Half-elevation of square-headed entrance with brick surround and stone voussoirs, flanked by a herm supporting a broken curved pediment which contains and is in part surmounted by a superstructure with a tablet; (right) half-elevation of a square-headed entrance above a flight of six steps flanked by a niche with a tablet over, a curved and scrolled pediment, within the pediment a tablet with a superstructure


RIBA125664(left) Half-elevation of a square-headed entrance above a single step, a female figure in profile above a large curved console, broken triangular pediment with standing figure with shield and spear; (right) half-elevation of a square-headed entrance above two steps (possibly intended as a variant of the previous design), double Doric pilasters with niche between, broken triangular pediment with standing cupid, above and set back is a curved pedim

 
RIBA125665(left) Elevation of part of an entrance screen with half-elevation of square-headed entrance with semi-circular element over, half-elevation of plain arched opening and, below, a rusticated dormer window; (right) half-elevation of an arched entrance with giant keystone, rusticated Doric columns, balustrade above, and, below, a part-plan

 
RIBA125666(left) Half-elevation of an arched entrance with rusticated piers and narrow facetted voussoirs and broken triangular pediment; (right) half-elevation of an entrance and profile of the same at right


RIBA125667(left) Half-elevation of an arched, rusticated gateway of an extremely elaborate design with heavy curved and broken pediment with a crouching lion and a seated female figure holding a cornucopia; (right) half-elevation of an arched gateway with facetted rustication with above a shallow broken pediment within which is a rusticated dormer or tablet with a broken curved pediment above that

 
RIBA125668St Etienne-du-Mont, Paris: east side doorway to the rood screen with alternative grille designs to right and left

 
RIBA125669St Etienne-du-Mont, Paris: west side doorway to the rood screen with alternative grille designs to right and left


RIBA125670St Etienne-du-Mont, Paris: section of side doorway design to the rood screen as seen in RIBA125669, with plan of left-hand side of doorway

 
RIBA125671Elevation of an arched entrance gateway with niches in the piers at either side, with a tablet above centre with a triangular pediment and, at either side above the arch, reversed segmental pediments with reclining figures

 
RIBA125672Two half-designs for cartouches with strapwork scrolls, foliage etc.


RIBA125673Elevation of an arched entrance gateway with a complicated decorative scheme

 
RIBA125674Elevation of a city (?) gateway with a large arched central entrance and very narrow doors either side with very elongated voussoirs above them and a triangular pediment

 
RIBA125675Elevation of an arched gateway with a relatively simple lower part, a broken segmental pediment surmounted by military trophies and framing an elaborate cartouche flanked by two female supporters


RIBA125676Three half-design cartouches

 
RIBA125677Elevation of an arched entrance with alternative designs for certain elements to left and right

 
RIBA125678Half-design for a cartouche


RIBA125679Elevation of the Porte Saint-Antoine, Paris

 
RIBA125680Three half-elevations of designs for entrances

 
RIBA125681Elevation of an arched entrance plainly rusticated, with triangular pediment surmounted by flaming grenades and a blank shield in the pediment


RIBA125682Elevation of the doorway of the Pavillon Conti at the Chateau of Montceaux

 
RIBA125683Two half-elevations of rusticated, arched entrances

 
RIBA125684Two half-elevations of rusticated, arched entrances, one with curved pediment and the other with triangular pediment


RIBA125685Elevation of an arched entrance supported on piers having a keystone with lion mask, broken segmental pediment with blank cartouche and surmounted by a triangular pediment

 
RIBA125686Drawing of Flora in a garden with architectural details in the background

 
RIBA125687Elevation of a window or possibly an opening in an entrance screen, possibly for the Chateau de Montceaux