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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Attributed to Antonio Perini (1830-79)

Entrance to St Mark's, Venice 1854

Albumen print | 20.5 x 18.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2906186

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Photograph of the west front of St Mark's Basilica, taken from Piazza San Marco. The photograph depicts the main entrance and one of five lower portals above which is a depiction of the Last Judgement. Above the central portal on the facade, stand the four bronze horses of St Mark's.

  • Creator(s)

    Attributed to Antonio Perini (1830-79) (photographer)

    ? Alfred Backhouse (1823-88) (photographer)

  • 20.5 x 18.5 cm (image)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Veneto [Italy]
            • Venice [Veneto]
              • Piazza San Marco [Venice]
                • St Mark's Basilica [Piazza San Marco]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Italian architecture