St Mark's Square

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/027c
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/27/3
  • Dates of Creation
      1914
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of a building on St. Mark's Square in Venice, viewed across the square with people walking in the foreground. The building has a central bell tower with a large round decorated clock, and a bell on the roof with the figures of two people to ring it. A crowd is gathering at the large arched doorway. Pasted onto a page in the album.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed slightly in the centre. Straight line indentations caused by pressing against a photograph on the opposite page, which has faint mould along it. Production method: gelatin silver print.