Barcelona, a photo a day

Sagrada Familia: the doors


Josep Subirachs, author of the Passion facade, also made some truly fantastic bronze doors for the cathedral, based on the gospels of St Matthew and St John, and depicting Jesus’s last days. Here are some more details. All inscriptions are in Catalan, not Spanish.

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7 responses

  1. The most touching doors I have ever seen.

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    May 26, 2012 at 8:23 am

  2. Brilliant details. The inscriptions are so very intriguing, what do they all mean!!

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    May 25, 2012 at 7:51 am

  3. How wonderful to see more details of this amazing cathedral… I am still hungry for more!

    Bises,
    Genie

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    May 25, 2012 at 3:45 am

  4. The pictures are themselves an adventure. Thank you for this interesting entry. Please have you all a good Friday.

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    May 24, 2012 at 9:35 pm

  5. i've just been viewing the posts i've missed from you during my absence. pretty fabulous week of images i'd say. the new banner is great, too.

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    May 24, 2012 at 3:08 pm

  6. s.c

    Great posting again. Keep them coming.

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    May 24, 2012 at 8:58 am

  7. Art has no boundary

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    May 24, 2012 at 4:28 am