Basilica of Santa Maria in Aracoeli, Capitoline Hill, Rome, seen from Pizza d'Aracoeli

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RIBApix ref no RIBA61062
Architect/DesignerAndriotti, Lorenzo di Simeone
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1348
Image Date1880
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference41699/118
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This church dates to 574 and the facade was never completed. The steep flight of 124 marble steps, designed by Simone Andriotti, was built in 1348.

Subject tags

brickwork, churches, stairs, marble