Palazzo della Farnesina, Foro Italico, Rome, seen from the Stadio dei Marmi

RIBApix ref no RIBA45017
Architect/DesignerDel Debbio, Enrico (1891-1973)
Foschini, Arnaldo (1884-1968)
Morpurgo, Vittorio Ballio (1890-1966)
Artist/PhotographerBissell, Gerhard
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1959
Image Date2008
ViewExterior
StyleNeoclassical
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceRIBA45017
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Gerhard Bissell / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The building was planned in 1935 as the national headquarters for the Fascist party but construction was halted in 1943. After the war the building was completed as the home of Italy's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Subject tags

government buildings, stadia, marble, patterns, statues