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Churches >  Church of Santa Maria dei Miracoli
External view of the decoration: the two griffons

Author: Pietro Lombardo
Century: XV°
DATA: 1480  POSITION: campo Santa Maria dei Miracoli, Cannaregio    MATERIAL: marble

The intercolumniations of the façade, just as the external walls, are covered by polychrome marble and have geometric figures of crosses, circles, octangles, and small reliefs, a tradition that originates from the Basilica of St Mark.
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