Image View Description:
Exterior: View From Center of Bridge
Date:
1588-1591
Location:
Venice (Italy)
Title Variant:
Ponte di Rialto
Work Type:
architecture
Material / Technique:
marble
Culture:
Italian
Culture 2:
Venetian
Creator:
Ponte, Antonio da
Creator Nationality:
Italian
Creator Dates:
ca. 1512-1597
Creator Role:
architect
Creator 2:
Contino, Antonio
Creator 2 Nationality:
Venetian
Creator 2 Dates:
1566-1600
Creator 2 Role:
architect, stonemason
Photographer:
Cassy Juhl
Notes:

The stone Rialto Bridge was built by Antonio da Ponte between 1588-1591. He is known for his work rebuilding the Doge's Palace after a fire in 1574.

Image Source:

Photography by the Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archaeology, © The Trustees of Columbia University

Record ID:
ven_rialto_bridge_center3