Church of San Giovanni degli Eremiti, Palermo, Sicily: view of the campanile from across the cloister

RIBApix ref no RIBA27921
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CityPalermo
Subject Date1148
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/SI/77 (DKN/SI82)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This church, constructed on the grounds of a mosque, was built between 1132 and 1148. The architecture of the campanile reflects Islamic traditions while the cloister is Norman.

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, churches, domes, cloisters, arcades