tripartite vault

tripartite vault

tripartite vault
A vault, covering a triangular space, which is formed by the intersection of
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Michelangelo now clearly articulated the interior of the tripartite vault as comprised of three concave gores.
Charles de Tolnay interpreted this complex outline-drawing as a view from the bottom to the summit of a single gore of the tripartite vault of the Cappella del Re: hence, that which is drawn complete in the August 1557 letter at Arezzo.