Basilica of San Marco, Venice: detail of the upper part of the facade

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27750
Artist/PhotographerHance, Dennis
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1094
Image Date2002
ViewExterior
StyleByzantine
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceDHI2045
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was consecrated in 1094 but the decoration of the upper facade was only completed in the early 15th century.

Subject tags

sculpture, cathedrals, decorative stonework, mosaics