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Facciata dell' Ospitale (Scuola Grande di San Marco)
  • Europe
  • Facciata dell' Ospitale (Scuola Grande di San Marco), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Venice, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.394
Description

An exterior view of the Scuola Grande di San Marco as seen from the courtyard of the Basilica di San Giovanni e Paolo. The facade is Renaissance in style with hints of Byzantine elements. The building is divided into two, with each portion containing its own entrance. Rournded arches decorate the top story. At the height of each arch is a statue.