Palazzo Ducale
Image View Description:

Interior: View of Staircase

Date:
founded 9th century; expansion 14th-16th centuries; expanded interior decorations from 16th-17th centuries
Location:
Venice (Italy)
Title Variant:
Doge's Palace, Scala d'Oro
Work Type:
architecture
Material / Technique:
stone, marble, brick
Culture:
Italian
Culture 2:
Venetian
Creator:
Sansovino, Jacopo
Creator Nationality:
Italian
Creator Dates:
1486-1570
Creator Role:
architect
Photographer:
Cassy Juhl
Notes:

Scala d'Oro, built in 1558-1559 to the design of Sansovino and decorated with gilded stuccoes by Alessandro Vittoria, provided access between the main floors of council chambers and Doge's apartments.

Image Source:
Photography by the Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archaeology, © The Trustees of Columbia University
Record ID:
ven_doge_scala_doro_1