Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Piazzetta di San Marco

Accession Number: 
141730
Order Title: 
Archivision Base Collection--16,370 images
Type of View: 
partialView
View Title: 
View of the twin granite columns on the molo, or edge of the Grand Canal, from the southeast (these columns were brought from the Byzantine Empire and erected here in the 12th century; one supports a statue of a winged lion, the symbol of St. Mark, the other, a f
Date of View: 
5/1/1996
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Archivision Base Collection
Culture: 
Italian
Work Types: 
Built Environment; public spaces; squares (open spaces); piazzas
Preferred Title: 
Piazzetta di San Marco
Agent Display: 
Baldassare Longhena (Italian architect, 1598-1682); Jacopo Sansovino (Italian architect, 1486-1570)
Date: 
1537-1634 (creation)
Materials: 
marble; bronze
Technique: 
construction (assembling)
Locations: 
Venice, Veneto, Italy
Location Type: 
(site)
Style/Period: 
Renaissance
Classification: 
Architecture