Dolphin Fountain, Royal Palace, Caserta

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RIBApix ref no RIBA13511
Architect/DesignerSalomone, Gaetano
Vanvitelli, Carlo (1739-1821)
Vanvitelli, Luigi (1700-1773)
Artist/PhotographerSommer, Giorgio (1834-1914)
CountryItaly
CityCaserta
Subject Date1774
Image Date1880
ViewExterior
StyleBaroque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceLS 8799
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Luigi Vanvitelli was responsible for the design of the Palace and the gardens which were completed after his death by his son, Carlo Vanvitelli.The fountain was sculpted by Gaetano Salomone.

Subject tags

Gardens, sculpture, marble, fountains, palaces