Cathedral (Florence, Italy): Baptistry

Published/Created:
ca. 1289
Notes:
It is octagonal in form, adorned by the famous doors and faced in white and green marble. It was begun by Arnolfo di Cambio in 1289. In addition to the baptismal font it contains precious mosaics, statues, monuments and paintings by famous artists, but th
Topics:
Architecture -- Italy -- Gothic -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Gothic (Medieval)
Culture:
Italian
Accession Number:
3879-040
Genre:
churches: cathedrals (AAT)
postcards (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Prints & Photographs
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Title:
Miscellaneous Postcard Collection
Call Number:
VRC 170
Box:
14
Orbis Record:
8152890
Orbis Barcode:
39002075110396
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 331075
OID:
10004658
PID:
digcoll:1807794