Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale), Venice: detail of corner of the facade overlooking the Piazzetta San Marco and the waterfront, with high-relief sculpture of Archangel Michael holding a sword

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RIBApix ref no RIBA113400
Architect/DesignerDonatello (ca. 1383-1466)
Lorenzo Ghiberti (1378-1455)
Quercia, Jacopo della (c. 1374-1438)
Artist/PhotographerValinsky, David
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1340
Image Date2017
ViewWorm's-eye
ViewWorm's-eye
StyleGothic
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceValinsky 20170408 Venice Palazzo Ducale-22
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit David Valinsky / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The sculpture has been attributed to Jacopo della Quercia, carved c. 1410.

Subject tags

government buildings, arches, sculpture, decorative stonework, palaces