Tag Archives: pozzo

Where the Water Goes

This summer while visiting some Biennale locations, I stopped in at Palazzo DonĂ  in Campo San Polo. In this case I was more interested in the palace and its courtyard, as I saw something I hadn’t seen before. Notice how … Continue reading

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The Last Lion

When Napoleon marched into Venice, he ordered all the carved lions of St. Mark to be removed from the pozzi and other public places. Wipe out those symbols of Venetian power! Well, his minions missed one! A local showed me … Continue reading

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My New Addiction

Thanks to a friend, I have discovered a new guilty pleasure (though really I shouldn’t feel guilty about it, I suppose!) Real estate agents sometimes make videos presenting their properties. I love any excuse to peek inside a palazzo (Biennale … Continue reading

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Towards the Light #1

Just an image to share today. I love getting into palazzi.

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