Castelvecchio, Verona: detail of the main courtyard

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27106
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CityVerona
Subject Date1357
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/I/721
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

windows, arches, riverside buildings, courtyards, castles