Monreale Cathedral, Sicily: the cloisters with the marble fountain or 'monks' lavatory' in the foreground

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RIBApix ref no RIBA25635
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityMonreale
Subject Date1199
Image Date1954
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/SCI/242 (ESB1210)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This cathedral is one of the finest extant examples of Norman architecture in the world.

Subject tags

cathedrals, marble, columns, courtyards, fountains, abbeys, arcades