Wurzburg Residence, Wurzburg: detail of wrought-iron gates and piers with statues

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RIBApix ref no RIBA114857
Architect/DesignerHildebrandt, Johann Lucas von (1668-1745)
Neumann, Balthasar (1687-1753)
Welsch, Johann Maximilian von (1671-1745)
Artist/PhotographerValinsky, David
CountryGermany
CityWurzburg
Subject Date1744
Image Date2017
ViewExterior
ViewWorm's-eye
StyleBaroque
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceValinsky 20170828 Wurzburg furstbischofliche Residenz-30
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit David Valinsky / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built as the palace of the Prince-Bishops to the plans of Balthasar Neumann, though modified by Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt and Johann Maxmilian von Welsch.

Subject tags

decorative ironwork, gates, palaces, statues