Arco delle Scalette, Vicenza (degli Scalinetti): elevation and plan featuring a carved, winged lion

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RIBApix ref no RIBA22691
Architect/DesignerAlbanese, Francesco
Palladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
Artist/PhotographerVisentini, Antonio (1688-1782)
Subject Date1595
Image Date1700
Library ReferenceSB91/11(2)
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing was made either by Visentini or one of his assistants. Possibly designed by Palladio in around 1576, the arch of Scalette was erected by Francesco Albanese fifteen years after the architect's death, on the instruction of Giacomo Bragadin.

Subject tags

arches, sculpture, triumphal arches