Church of the Eremitani, Padua: elevation of the funerary monument to Marco Mantova Benavides (left) and Palazzo Mantova Benavides, Padua: elevation of the triumphal arch in the courtyard with plan (right)

RIBApix ref no RIBA85428
Architect/DesignerAmmannati, Bartolomeo (1511-1592)
Artist/PhotographerVisentini, Antonio (1688-1782)
CountryItaly
CityPadua
Subject Date1540
Image Date1700
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSB32[27] & [39]1
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing was made either by Visentini or one of his assistants. Ammannati began the funerary monument around the same time he was designing the triumphal arch and a giant statue of Hercules for the courtyard of his patron's palazzo.

Subject tags

tombs, funerary architecture, town houses, triumphal arches