San Francesco, Bologna: detail of the facade with its sculptural reliefs

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RIBApix ref no RIBA136114
Artist/PhotographerValinsky, David
CountryItaly
CityBologna
Subject Date1263
Image Date2018
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceValinsky 20180416 Bologna San Francesco-1
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit David Valinsky / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was begun in 1236 and completed in 1263, but has been altered considerably since. It has two towers, one completed in 1261 and the other in circa 1402.

Subject tags

brickwork, churches, sculpture