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How was the artist for The Gates of Paradise chosen? a. The artist begged to be chosen. b. The pope chose the artist. c. Artists competed for the opportunity. d. Multiple artists worked on the project.

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James Washington on January 13, 2019

The correct answer is C. the Artists competed for the opportunity to build The Gates of Paradise. Which he won, and was chosen to do this was Lorenzo Ghiberti. The Gates of Paradise refers to the golden doors on the Baptistery of San Giovanni in Florence, where each panel on the door depicts a scene from the Old Testament.

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