Capitol, Rome: statue of Cola di Rienzo and the south tower of the monument to Vittorio Emanuele II (Il Vittoriano)

RIBApix ref no RIBA30915
Architect/DesignerSacconi, Giuseppe (1854-1905)
Artist/PhotographerBissell, Gerhard
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1935
Image Date2007
ViewExterior
StyleNeoclassical
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceMG 3991
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Gerhard Bissell / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Monument to Vittorio Emanuele, also known as Altare della Patria, was designed by Giuseppe Sacconi in 1895, inaugurated in 1911, and completed in 1935.

Subject tags

monuments, statues, colonnades