Chiesa di S. Marco, Facciata principale

Carlo Pontiabout 1855–1890

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Front view of St. Mark's Basilica. The church has multiple domed roofs and spires. There are mosaics of scenes from Christ's life in each of the lunettes above the arches. Three empty flagpoles are in front of the church.


  • Title: Chiesa di S. Marco, Facciata principale
  • Creator: Carlo Ponti
  • Date Created: about 1855–1890
  • Physical Dimensions: 25.5 × 34.6 cm (10 1/16 × 13 5/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XM.501.16
  • Culture: Italian
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Carlo Ponti (Italian, born Switzerland, about 1823 - 1893)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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