Villa Farnese, Caprarola: the Casino del Piacere

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RIBApix ref no RIBA16981
Architect/DesignerVignola, Giacomo Barozzi da (1507-1573)
Artist/PhotographerFontaine, Pierre-Francois-Leonard (1762-1853)
Percier, Charles (1764-1838)
CountryItaly
CityCaprarola
Subject Date1579
Image Date1808
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceEW E.b.139
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Charles Percier and P. F. L. Fontaine, Choix des plus celebres maisons de plaisance de Rome et de ses environs (Paris, 1809), pl. 75

Subject tags

Gardens, garden buildings, country houses, fountains