Palazzo Brignole Cardinale (Palazzo Rosso), via Garibaldi (formerly Strada Nuova), Genoa: the main entrance adorned with a pair of Atlantes with the balcony of the piano nobile above

RIBApix ref no RIBA60978
Architect/DesignerCorradi, Pietro Antonio (1613-1683)
Parodi, Filippo (1630-1702)
CountryItaly
CityGenoa
Subject Date1677
Image Date1870
ViewExterior
StyleBaroque
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference41642/11
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This town house was built for two brothers, Ridolfo and Gio Francesco Brignole Sale, between 1671 and 1677. Its design is attributed to P. A. Corradi. The Atlantes were executed by the sculptor Filippo Parodi in 1671.

Subject tags

balconies, arches, entrances, sculpture, caryatids, town houses, balustrades