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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Italian
Title
Porta Della Carta
detail view
Work Type
portal
Date
Work: 1438–1442
Era: CE
Image: 1960-1970
Period
Renaissance; Gothic (Medieval)
Description
Above this main entrance into the palace is St. Mark's winged lion and the Doge Francesco Foscari, who served during the mid-fifteenth century. The current sculptures are a 19th-century work by Luigi Ferrrari, created to replace the original destroyed in 1797.
ID Number
20150701ARCH_0029
Source
Rene Muller
Source Qualifier: Donor
Photographer: Rene Muller
Complex Title
Palazzo Ducale; Ducal Palace (Venice, Italy)
Current Site
Venice, Venezia, Veneto, Italy
Image Subject
Panthera leo (species); lions; arches; niches; architectural canopies
Requestor
Brothers, Cammy
Rights
© Rene Muller
© Rector and Visitors, University of Virginia
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License
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File Properties
File Name
11677892.fpx
SSID
11677892

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