Bridge of Sighs, Rio di Palazzo, Venice

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

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