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

RIBApix ref no RIBA74236
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1094
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleByzantine
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceFH/ECCL/39/A
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / 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

windows, arches, sculpture, cathedrals, decorative stonework, mosaics