Hans von Berckheim (Hans Ammeister)
Hans von Berckheim was architect (Werk Meister) of the city of Strasburg in the first half of the fifteenth century. He built the public granary of Strasburg, a part of which still remains.
Column from the Church of St. Laurence at Florence, by Brunelleschi.
Base, capital, entablature, and architraves in the interior of the Church of St. Laurence at Florence.
Longitudinal section of this church; the nave is decorated with Corinthian columns.
General plan of the Church of St. Laurence, commenced in 1425, constructed from the design of Philip Brunelleschi, and finished after his death, in 1444. At the angles the transepts are placed, on the left, the ancient sacristy, build by Jean de Medicis; and on the right, the new sacristy, called the Chapel of the Princes, built in 1520 by order of Leo X, from the designs of Michael Angelo.
One of the divisions of the nave of the Church of St. Laurence.