Castelvecchio, Verona: corner of the main courtyard

RIBApix ref no RIBA27103
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CityVerona
Subject Date1357
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleMedieval
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/I/717
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This fortress on the banks of the Adige was built by the Scaligers in 1354-1357 and the main tower was completed in 1376. The interior was converted into the Civico Museo d'Arte in 1964 by Carlo Scarpa.

Subject tags

towers, riverside buildings, courtyards, castles, gateways, castellation