Water Chain, Villa Lante, Bagnaia, Lazio

RIBApix ref no RIBA25716
Architect/DesignerChiruchi, Tommaso
Vignola, Giacomo Barozzi da (1507-1573)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityBagnaia
Subject Date1560
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/EGDN/171 (ES6520)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola designed the villa and the gardens while Tommaso Chiruchi of Siena was the specialist in hydraulics who engineered all the water features.

Subject tags

Gardens, water features, villas, decorative stonework, topiary