Doge Francesco Foscari Kneeling before the Lion of St. Mark

Porta della Carta

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ca. 1400-ca. 1464

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Piazza San Marco

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1438-1442

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Latitude: 45.434091000000
Longitude: 12.337502000000

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Copy from 1885 by Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto, after Bon's original. The original sculpture was destroyed in 1797 Napoleonic invasion, and only the face of the Doge remains.

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

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Orig. identified as ven_pia_s_marco_carta_det_3.jpg