Basilica or Palazzo della Ragione, Piazza dei Signori, Vicenza

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RIBApix ref no RIBA26986
Architect/DesignerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityVicenza
Subject Date1614
Image Date1963
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ITA/149 (ES9593)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Palladio was commissioned in 1549 to design a new outer shell for the existing 15th century Palazzo della Ragione. The facade in Piazza delle Erbe was only completed in 1614.

Subject tags

marble, columns, squares, town halls, statues, arcades