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Courtyard of Ospedale Maggiore, Milan

RIBApix ref no RIBA25038
Architect/DesignerFilarete, Antonio (1396-1465)
Ricchino, Francesco Maria (1583-1658)
Solari, Guiniforte (c. 1425- c. 1481)
CountryItaly
CityMilan
Subject Date1619
Image Date1870
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference45552 (? 3836)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Ospedale Maggiore, the earliest municipal hospital was built from 1457 onwards, by architects, Antonio Filarate, who designed the main facades, completed by his successor Guiniforte Solari in 1465. The building was completed c. 1624 by Francesco Maria Ricchini. It was badly damaged by bombing in 1943.

Subject tags

arches, courtyards, colonnades, hospitals