MEDIEVAL SCULPTOR, Spanish
(active in 1265-1270 in Burgos)

Portal to the Cloister

1265-70
Stone
Cathedral, Burgos

Access from the south transept to the upper level of the two-story cloister is by a magnificent figure portal adorned with the heraldic emblems of Castile-León, whose complex iconography serves to glorify the Castilian monarchy.

The picture shows the finely decorated door leading from the Cathedral to the Cloister.