Basilica of San Marco, Venice: the baptistery with the font designed by Jacopo Sansovino

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27119
Architect/DesignerSansovino, Jacopo (1486-1570)
Artist/PhotographerAnderson
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1094
Image Date1900
ViewInterior
StyleByzantine
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference107
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The mosaics were carried out in the mid-14th century. The font is by Jacopo Sansovino and dates from around 1545.

Subject tags

cathedrals, domes, mosaics, church fittings