San Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venice: the choir screen seen from the south aisle

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RIBApix ref no RIBA26663
Architect/DesignerBon, Bartolomeo, the Elder (c. 1405-1464 or 65)
Lombardo, Pietro (1435-1515)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1400
Image Date1961
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/VEN/298 (ES8052)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was completed in the 1440s while the Renaissance choir screen by Bartolomeo Bon and Pietro Lombardo faced with Carrara marble dates from 1475.

Subject tags

churches, sculpture, columns, decorative stonework, screens