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Bridge of Sighs, Rio di Palazzo, Venice

RIBApix ref no RIBA13605
Architect/DesignerContino, Antonio (1566-1600)
Artist/PhotographerPonti, Carlo (1820-1893)
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1600
Image Date1870
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceLS 21170
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The bridge name was given by Lord Byron in the 19th century.

Subject tags

bridges, canals, law courts, prisons