Ca' d' Oro, Venice: the external staircase and well-head in the entrance courtyard

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RIBApix ref no RIBA38143
Architect/DesignerBon, Bartolomeo, the Elder (c. 1405-1464 or 65)
Buon, Giovanni (1355-1443)
Raverti, Matteo (1421-1440)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1434
Image Date1961
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceESB7988
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The well-head by Bartolomeo Bon dates from 1427. The original staircase, demolished in the mid-19th century, was rebuilt at the beginning of the 20th.

Subject tags

brickwork, stairs, courtyards, town houses, wells