Doge Francesco Foscari Kneeling before the Lion of St. Mark

Porta della Carta

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ca. 1440-ca. 1464

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Palazzo Ducale

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1438-1442

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Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.Copy by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, only the face of Doge remains. Present sculpture is a 1885 copy by Ferrari after Bon original.

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Photography by the Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archaeology