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Scuola S. Rocco (Porta) (Scuola Grande di San Rocco (Portal))
  • Europe
  • Scuola S. Rocco (Porta) (Scuola Grande di San Rocco (Portal)), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Venice, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.364
Description

A detail view of the exterior portal to the Scuola Grande di San Rocco. The wooden door has two faces located in the center of each panel. The faces are carved in high relief. A wooden segmental pediment surmounts the doorway. The entryway is framed by two engaged Corinthian columns and a triangular pediment.