Reliefs from the Gates of Paradise Doors--page 1 (of 2 pages)

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.

Stories of Saul and David


Details from stories of Moses

See my earlier site for a copy of the whole relief and details.

Stories of Joseph


Continue to page 2 for additional images of the reliefs.

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© 2006 Mary Ann Sullivan. I have photographed (on site), scanned, and manipulated all the images on these pages. Please feel free to use them for personal or educational purposes. They are not available for commercial purposes.