Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Fountain of the Four Rivers

Accession Number: 
132983
Order Title: 
Archivision Base Collection--16,370 images
Type of View: 
partialView
View Title: 
Close view of the obelisk base, depicting the fountain
Date of View: 
10/1/1998
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Archivision Base Collection
Culture: 
Italian
Work Types: 
Architecture; public works; waterworks; fountains
Work Types: 
Art; sculpture (visual works)
Preferred Title: 
Fountain of the Four Rivers
Agent Display: 
Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Italian architect, 1598-1680)
Date: 
1648-1651 (creation)
Materials: 
marble; travertine
Technique: 
construction (assembling)
Measurement: 
54 ft (height, obelisk)
Alternate Title: 
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi
Locations: 
Rome, Lazio, Italy
Location Type: 
(site)
Style/Period: 
Baroque
Classification: 
Architecture
Classification: 
Sculpture