What are some of the coolest, most ornate doors and doorways? via Quora

by Martin Fox

If you want cool, ornate doorways, you can’t do better than turn of the century Art Nouveau / Jugendstil architecture. These are some of the most extraordinary examples:

Antoni Gaudi, Casa Milà , Barcelona, 1906-1910

and from the outside:

Hector Guimard, Castel Béranger, Paris, 1897-8

and from the inside:

Léon Delune, House/Studio at Rue du Lac, Brussels, 1904

and as a part of the larger facade:

Josep. Jujol, Casa Bofarull,  Els Pallaresos, Catalonia, Spain, 1914

As a part of the larger facade:

Sepp Hubatsch, Wohnhaus, Brunn am Gebirge, Niederösterreich, Austria, 1902

And as part of the facade:

Peter Behrens, Behrens House, Darmstadt, Germany, 1901

As a part of the facade:

Joseph Maria Olbrich, Large Gluckert House, Darmstadt, Germany, 1902

The facade:

What some of the coolest, most ornate doors and doorways?