Basilica of Santo Spirito, Florence: the dome

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RIBApix ref no RIBA91716
Architect/DesignerBrunelleschi, Filippo (1377-1446)
Manetti, Antonio (1423-1497)
Salvi d'Andrea (d. 1503)
Sangallo, Giuliano da (1443?-1516)
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryItaly
CityFlorence
Subject Date1497
Image Date1985
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceBenton 85-06-31
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was designed by Brunelleschi, but not completed until after his death when responsibility for the work was given to Antonio Manetti and Salvi d'Andrea. The sacristy is by Giuliano da Sangallo and was built between 1488-1497. The model for the dome (or cupola) was provided by Salvi d'Andrea in 1481.

Subject tags

churches, domes, lanterns