[Baptistry Doors]

Description:

Photograph of the Baptistry of St. John Doors (Gates of Paradise) in Florence, Italy. In the foreground, pigeons are scattered across the Piazza del Duomo in front of the Baptistry of St. John. A group of people stand in front of the gilded bronze doors. The doors are visible as well as the three statues above the doors depicting the Baptism of Christ. The doors were created by Lorenzo Ghiberti.

Creator(s): Gough, Ray
Location(s): Italy - Tuscany Region - Firenze Province - Florence
Creation Date: 1965
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Professor Ray Gough Slide Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 116
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Date(s):
  • Creation: 1965
  • Digitized: June 12, 2009
Coverage:
Place
Italy - Tuscany Region - Firenze Province - Florence
Date
1965  
Description:

Photograph of the Baptistry of St. John Doors (Gates of Paradise) in Florence, Italy. In the foreground, pigeons are scattered across the Piazza del Duomo in front of the Baptistry of St. John. A group of people stand in front of the gilded bronze doors. The doors are visible as well as the three statues above the doors depicting the Baptism of Christ. The doors were created by Lorenzo Ghiberti.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Keyword(s): Gates of Paradise, Florence | Florence Baptistry | Florence, Italy | Ghiberti, Lorenzo | Baptistry of St. John, Florence | baptistries
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Professor Ray Gough Slide Collection
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc10805
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image