Church of San Giovanni degli Eremiti, Palermo, Sicily

RIBApix ref no RIBA61016
CountryItaly
CityPalermo
Subject Date1148
Image Date1880
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference41681/18 (Sommer 9018)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit 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