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La Gran Guardia - Vicenza (Palazzo del Capitaniato)
  • Europe
  • La Gran Guardia - Vicenza (Palazzo del Capitaniato), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Vicenza, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.378
Description

An aerial view of Palazzo del Capitaniato's northern facade as viewed from the Piazza dei Signori. Engaged colossal columns span the two main stories. The ground level contains a loggia. Reliefs decorate the spandrels. The third story has a balustrade.