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Monte di Pietà - Padova
  • Europe
  • Monte di Pietà - Padova, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Padua, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.376
Description

An exterior view of the Palazzo Monte di Pietà as viewed from the courtyard. The building is a two story structure. The first level is comprised of a loggia. A relief sculpture of either the deposition or the pietà is located at the third and sixth spandrel. The upper level consists of a series of windows separated by engaged Corinthian columns.