Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, Palermo, Sicily, seen from Piazza della Cattedrale

RIBApix ref no RIBA61014
Artist/PhotographerIncorpora, Giuseppe (1834-1914)
CountryItaly
CityPalermo
Subject Date1185
Image Date1880
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference41681/4 (Incorpora 68)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The cathedral was originally built in 1185 by the Normans on the site of a mosque, with the most recent changes occurring in the 18th century.

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, cathedrals, domes, squares