Palazzo dei Priori and the Fontana Maggiore, Piazza Quattro Novembre, Perugia

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27841
Architect/DesignerBenvenuto, Giovannello di
Servadio, Giacomo di
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CityPerugia
Subject Date1297
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/I/255 (DKN/I/355)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Palazzo dei Priori, one of the oldest town halls in Italy, was built in 1293-1297 by two local architects, Giacomo di Servadio and Giovannello di Benvenuto. It was enlarged along Corso Vanucci and completed in 1443. The fountain was erected in the 1290s.

Subject tags

squares, fountains, town halls