Basilica of San Marco, Venice: the font in the baptistery

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RIBApix ref no RIBA38187
Architect/DesignerSansovino, Jacopo (1486-1570)
Segala, Francesco (d. 1592)
Artist/PhotographerAnderson
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1575
Image Date1900
ViewInterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference6300
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The font by Sansovino dates from around 1545 while the statue of St John the Baptist was executed by Francesco Segala in 1575.

Subject tags

sculpture, cathedrals, church fittings