Restoration of the Roman theatre, Sagunto, Valencia: panoramic view of the theatre and Sagunto

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RIBApix ref no RIBA34508
Architect/DesignerGrassi, Giorgio (1935-)
Portaceli, Manuel (1942-)
Artist/PhotographerMalagamba, Duccio (1960-)
CountrySpain
CitySagunto
Subject Date0001
Image Date1993
ViewExterior
StyleRoman
MediumTransparency
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Duccio Malagamba / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This was the first archaelogical site in Spain to be declared a National Monument in 1896. The controversial restoration of the theatre was carried out by the architects Grassi and Portaceli in 1990-1993.

Subject tags

towns & cities, restoration, amphitheatres