Episode 212 – Michelangelo’s Laurentian Library in Florence Part II
February 6, 2024

This episode analyzes Michelangelo’s visionary architectural design for the vestibule – better known as the “Ricetto” – of the Laurentian Library. Dominated by the famous staircase which Michelangelo claimed appeared to him in a dream, the space perfectly expresses Michelangelo’s radical new vision for Renaissance architecture. 

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