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La Loggetta
  • Paolo Salviati
    1818–1894
    active: Italy
  • La Loggetta, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Venice, Italy
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19.8 x 25.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 13/16 x 9 7/8 in
  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.012
Description

Architectural view of the Loggetta located at the base of the Campanile di San Marco. The facade is a series of columns and arches, the columns are spaced 4 sets of 2 columns. Between the sets are arches marking the three doors to enter the Loggetta. Nestled between the two columns are smaller arches holding marble statues. Above that section is a series of Venecian marble relief panels of mythilogical figures.