Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, Florence: the west facade

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RIBApix ref no RIBA6520
Architect/DesignerAlberti, Leon Battista (1404-1472)
Ristoro da Campri, Fra (d. 1284)
Sisto Fiorentino, Fra (d. 1290)
Talenti, Jacopo (d. 1362)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityFlorence
Subject Date1470
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumTransparency
Library ReferenceESCT772
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, churches, marble, decorative stonework, friezes