(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

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125275
Architect/DesignerMichelangelo (1475-1564)
Artist/PhotographerGentilhatre, Jacques (b. 1578)
Subject Date1571
Image Date1600
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.70v
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections

Subject tags

entrances, pediments