Michelangelo (1475-1564) designed the double or twin staircases to the Palazzo Senatorio in Rome leading to the
Piazza del Campidoglio. These monumental stairways were decorated with perfect stone balustrades.
Built atop ancient Roman ruins, this Renaissance architecture signals the rebirth of Roman architectural traditions.
Our Balustrading and Steps at a Georgian Villa in the ancient Roman City of Bath, England