Image View Description:
Interior: View of Staircase
founded 9th century; expansion 14th-16th centuries; expanded interior decorations from 16th-17th centuries
Doge's Palace, Scala d'Oro
Material / Technique:
stone, marble, brick
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.
Photography by the Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archaeology, © The Trustees of Columbia University