Basilica of San Paolo fuori le Mura (St Paul outside the Walls), Rome: a corner of the cloister

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27874
Architect/DesignerVassalletto, Pietro (1124-1216)
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
Subject Date1241
Image Date1930
Library ReferenceDK/I/417 (DKN/I/554)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Papal basilica of St Paul outside the Walls, is one of four churches considered to be the great ancient basilicas of Rome. The cloister of the monastery was built between 1208 and 1241 by Pietro Vassalletto and was decorated by Giovanni Cosmati, the youngest of the Cosmati.

Subject tags

churches, cloisters, monasteries & convents