Further Detail of the sculpture at the Porta Magna of the Arsenal

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Title

Further Detail of the sculpture at the Porta Magna of the Arsenal

Date

ca. 1460

Current Location

Arsenal, Venice, Italy

Original Location

Description

Further detail of the sculpture program at the Porta Magna of the Venetian Arsenal possibly showing Poseidon (Neptune) or another marine deity. This structure was based in part off of the Arch of the Sergii in Pula, Istra. Possibly one of the first examples of Venetian Renaissance architecture.

Source

Stephanie C. Leone

Rights

Stephanie C. Leone (own work). Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Collection

A. Venice and Venezianità

Citation

“Further Detail of the sculpture at the Porta Magna of the Arsenal,” Venetian Art, accessed January 20, 2022, http://library.bc.edu/venetianart/items/show/2407.