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Milano, Ospedale Maggiore: Antonio Filarete
  • Europe
  • Milano, Ospedale Maggiore: Antonio Filarete, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Milan, Italy
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Mount Dimensions: 27.8 x 35.7 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 10 15/16 x 14 1/16 in
  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.166
Description

A view of the northwest facade of the Ospedale Maggiore, also called the "la Cà Granda." The facade contains a blind arcade of round arches. Beneath the arches are mullioned windows, which are encased in a pointed arch. The building is a mix of Renaissance and Gothic styles.