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Firenze_Palazzo_della_Signoria,_better_known_as_the_Palazzo_Vecchio.jpg

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This print is in Bernhard von Breydenbach's "Peregrinatio in Terram Sanctam," published in Maintz. Reuwich made prints to illustrate Breydenbach's book that describes his pilgrimage to the Holy Land from 1483-84. Reuwich drew Jerusalem as seen from…

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This print is from G.B. Piranesi, Vedute di Roma, Tomo II, tav. 24. This is the only surviving example of a quadrifrons arch in Rome.

Venice_clocktower_in_Piazza_San_Marco_(torre_dell'orologio)_clockface.jpg
This clock is on the tower designed by Mauro Codussi.

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Pietro Lombardo added the side wings in 1501-1506. Giorgio Massari added the upper story above the side wings in 1755-1766.

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This wing is called the Molo.

Venezia_Palac_Dozow_8.jpg
Fortitude is in the niche on the lower right of the Porta della Carta.

Palazzo_ducale,_arco_foscari.jpg
The Arco Foscari is in the courtyard of the Palazzo Ducale. It was begun by the Bon family, and completed by Antonio Bregno and Antonio Rizzo.

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Plate LXVI from Pascal Coste’s “Architecture arabe,” 1839.

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Plate 19 from Robert Hay’s “Illustrations of Cairo,” 1840.

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Plate 35 from “Description de l’Egypte,” vol. V: Antiquities, 1821-30

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This main portal of the palace is located in the northwest corner. The sculpture above the doorway depicts Doge Francesco Foscari kneeling before the lion of St. Mark.

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This main portal of the palace is located in the northwest corner. The sculpture above the doorway depicts Doge Francesco Foscari kneeling before the lion of St. Mark.

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Northwest corner of building

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Southwest corner of building

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Southwest corner of building
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