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

RIBApix ref no RIBA22691
Architect/DesignerAlbanese, Francesco
Palladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
Artist/PhotographerVisentini, Antonio (1688-1782)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1595
Image Date1700
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSB91/11(2)
OrientationPortrait
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