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Cathedral (Duomo), Cefalu, Sicily: the west front showing the narthex flanked by the two massive towers

RIBA Ref No RIBA60950
Artist/PhotographerSommer, Giorgio (1834-1914)
CountryItaly
CityCefalu
Subject Date1267
Image Date1890
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference41571 (Sommer 10056)
OrientationLandscape
Colour InfoColour
CreditRIBA Collections
SubjectEntrances ; Cathedrals ; Squares ; Towers ; Arcades ; Porticos
NOTES: Construction on this cathedral began in Romanesque style in 113 and it was consecrated in 1267. Numerous changes were made to the building over the centuries, although it was never entirely completed. The narthex was built by Ambrogio da Como in 1471.
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