Reliefs from the Gates of Paradise Doors--page 2 (of 2 pages)

Ghiberti
1425-1452, gilded bronze individual reliefs: 31 inches square

Notes: the images below are of the original reliefs, now in the Duomo Museum in Florence. The reliefs are protected under glass so it is impossible to take photographs of some of them without glare. See my earlier site for photographs of the copies on the doors outside.





Details of the story of Adam and Eve

 

Labors of Adam and Eve and the Stories of Cain and Abel

 

Details of the story of Abraham

 

Details of the stories of Joshua

 

Details of the stories of Joshua



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