Basilica of San Zeno Maggiore, Verona: the west front and campanile

RIBApix ref no RIBA27111
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CityVerona
Subject Date1138
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/I/739
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The original Romanesque church, begun in 967, was damaged by an earthquake in 1117. It was reconstructed in 1120-1138 and completed by the reconstruction of the roof and of the Gothic style apse in 1348.

Subject tags

windows, belfries, bell towers, churches, entrances