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the Florence Baptistery: South Door Detail (1330-36)

South Door Detail (1330-36)

Left door, clockwise from top left: John the Baptist preaches to Pharisees; announces Christ; baptizes Christ; baptizes his disciples. Partially visible on right door: John the Baptist's head is presented to Herod; John's body is transported. Detail of the south door by Andrea Pisano, gilded bronze, 1330-36. Florence Baptistery (Battistero di San Giovanni), Florence, Italy.