Saint Mark’s Basilica – Venice — Paul and Pat’s Travels

Saint Mark’s Basilica (Basilica Cattedrale Patriarcale di San Marco) in Venice had its groundbreaking in 978 AD with completion in 1092. Officially, the style is called Italo-Byzantine and Gothic but has also been referred to as “Early Ransack” due to all the materials and artifacts looted from around the Venetian Empire. To western eyes, it […]

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