Detsky Island, Prague: the northern end with the Smichov floodgates

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RIBApix ref no RIBA81121
Artist/PhotographerCarullo, Valeria
CountryCzech Republic
CityPrague
Subject Date1916
Image Date2010
ViewExterior
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Valeria Carullo / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The island was artificially enlarged in 1913-1916 with the construction of the Smichov floodgates (1913–1916).

Subject tags

dams, riverside buildings, gates, balustrades