User:G.dallorto/Doge's Palace (Venice) - Capitals

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Here are my pictures about Venice

Here are my pictures about the Doge's Palace in Venice

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Contents

Palazzo Ducale (Venezia) / The Doge's Palace (Venice)[edit]

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Capitelli / Capitals[edit]

If you can read English, you might enjoy reading the description of these sculptures, one by one, given in 19th century by John Ruskin in his The stones of Venice. You can find the relevant text here (capitals 1-12) and here (capitals 13-37).

00 - Infanzia ed arte del barbiere / Infancy, and the barber's art[edit]

(Incompleto / Incomplete)

01 - Uccelli / Birds[edit]

(Incompleto / Incomplete)

02 - Dame e cavalieri / Ladies and Gentlemen[edit]

(Incompleto / Incomplete)

03 - Putti[edit]

(Incompleto / Incomplete)

04 - Monarchi / Monarchs[edit]

05 - Dame / Ladies[edit]

06 - Virtù / Virtues[edit]

(In restauro / Undergoing restoration)

07 - Mostri / Monsters[edit]

(In restauro / Undergoing restoration)

08 - Virtù e vizi / Virtues and vices[edit]

(In restauro / Undergoing restoration)

09 - Virtù / Virtues[edit]

10 - Peccati capitali / Deadly sins[edit]

11 - Uccelli acquatici / Birds[edit]

12 - Virtù e vizi / Virtues and vices[edit]

In gran parte una replica ottocentesca / Mostly a 19th century replica.

13 - Teste leonine / Lion heads[edit]

14 - Quadrupedi / Quadrupeds[edit]

15 - Dame e cavalieri / Ladies and Gentlemen[edit]

16 - Razze umane / Human races[edit]

17 - Sapienti antichi (le arti liberali) / Ancient wise men (Liberal arts)[edit]

18 - (Colonna angolare) Pianeti e Zodiaco / (Corner pillar) Planets & Zodiac[edit]

19 - Santi scultori - Sculptors saints[edit]

20 - Animali da preda / Predators[edit]

21 Mestieri / Crafts[edit]

22 - Le età dell'uomo - The Ages of men[edit]

23 - Popoli della Terra / People of the World[edit]

24 - Fasi della paternità / Phases in fathering[edit]

25 - I mesi / Months of the year[edit]

26 - Dame e cavalieri / Ladies and Gentlemen[edit]

27 - Frutta e verdura / Fruit and vegetables[edit]

28 - Virtù e vizi / Virtues and vices[edit]

29 - Virtù / Virtues[edit]

30 - Peccati capitali / Deadly sins[edit]

31 - Mostri / Monsters[edit]

32 - [edit]

33 - Vizi e virtù / Vices and virtues[edit]

34 - Uccelli acquatici / Birds[edit]

35 - Putti[edit]

36 - "Capitello della Giustizia" / "Capital of the Justice"[edit]

37 - Guerrieri / Warriors[edit]