Ice cream vendor in front of the Baptistery and Duomo, Campo dei Miracoli, Pisa

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RIBApix ref no RIBA19317
Artist/PhotographerDe Wolfe, Ivy
Subject Date1961
Image Date1961
Library Reference33587/34
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Cathedral, the largest Romanesque church in Italy, was built between 1063 and 1118. The Bapistery replaced an older baptistery and was built in 1152-1363. This photograph is one of a number taken by Ivy de Wolfe (pseudonym of Hazel de Cronin Hastings) for the book 'The Italian Townscape' by Ivor de Wolfe (London, Architectural Press, 1963).

Subject tags

round buildings, churches, sculpture, cathedrals, marble, street scenes, nostalgia