(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

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125274
Artist/PhotographerGentilhatre, Jacques (b. 1578)
CountryFrance
Subject Date1600
Image Date1600
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.70r
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These three doorways appear to have been carefully copied from engravings. The one on the right is based on Serlio, the first of the 'Venti Porte Delicate' of Book VI.

Subject tags

entrances, decorative stonework, pediments