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Loggia del lionello
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Affacciata sulla centrale piazza Libertà, è una loggia pubblica in stile gotico veneziano, i cui lavori iniziarono nel 1448 ad opera di Bartolomeo delle Cisterne su disegno dell'orafo Nicolò Lionello e terminarono nel 1457. Nei secoli a seguire subì varie modifiche e, a seguito del rovinoso incendio che la distrusse nel 1876, fu restaurata da Andrea Scala che tenne fede ai disegni originali. Gran parte delle opere che erano presenti all'interno sono ora conservate nel museo della città. Fra queste ricordiamo il ciclo di tele della Serenissima Repubblica di Venezia e la Madonna con Bambino di Giovanni Antonio de' Sacchis, datata 1516.

Copyright: Federico Infanti
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7232x3616
Caricate: 26/06/2009
Aggiornato: 19/09/2014
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