Portes de la Loggetta

Portes de la Loggetta

Photograph

Carlo Ponti

Italian, ca. 1823–1893

Portes de la Loggetta

From the album Venise


1864
Albumen silver print
Image: 10 3/8 × 13 1/2 in. (26.4 × 34.3 cm)
Mount: 16 7/8 × 11 11/16 in. (42.8 × 29.7 cm)
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer
1981.0944.0022
Inscriptions Printed in black ink, verso, C: Portes de la Loggetta. \ Modelées et coulées en bronze par Antoine Gaï en 1750, qui voulut par les figures dont elles \ sont ornées symboliser la destination de l'édifice. Les deux statues des niches, Apollon et Mercure, \ sont de Sansovino (1569).
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