Tag: Ghiberti art project

  • Cycle 1 Week 14- Ghiberti

    Cycle 1 Week 14- Ghiberti

    Ghiberti’s masterpiece, dubbed the “Gates of Paradise”, are beautiful relief panels adorning the doors of the Baptistry of San Giovanni in Florence.  It took over twenty years for Ghiberti to complete this project!  He first carved wax molds, then cast them in bronze, and then polished, sanded, and incised details.  Finally, he covered them with…