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Frontispiece

A portion of the façade of a building, usually a centered doorway, that is slightly raised from the rest of the building and has extensive ornamentation. Frontispieces are generally Classical in design.

   
 
Somerset House - London England
     
Brussels - Belgium
 
       
 
Erindale
 
Riga - Latvia
 
Geneva - Switzerland
 
       
 
Doge's Palace - Venice - Italy (1419)
 
Fundacio Tapis - Barcelona - Spain
 
Artcurial - Paris - France