Castelvecchio, Verona: the main courtyard

RIBApix ref no RIBA27105
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CityVerona
Subject Date1357
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/I/719
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

riverside buildings, courtyards, castles