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Porta Palio, Verona: elevation and plan of the gateway within the city walls

RIBA Ref No RIBA31464
Architect/DesignerSanmicheli, Michele (1484-1559)
Artist/PhotographerMocatta, David (1806-1882)
CountryItaly
CityVerona
Subject Date1561
Image Date1840
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB265/14
OrientationLandscape
Colour InfoColour
CreditRIBA Collections
SubjectCity walls ; Gateways
NOTES: This drawing depicts the the facade with three bays instead of the five which can be seen in reality. The Porta Palio (or Porta Stuppa) replaced a medieval gateway in the city walls and was built between 1550 and 1561 (being finished after Sanmicheli's death).
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