The fountain in the Piazza Colonna is made from a large octagonal marble tank that rests on two steps. The exterior is ... More
Fontana di Piazza Colonna
The fountain in the Piazza Colonna is made from a large octagonal marble tank that rests on two steps. The exterior is decorated with lions heads. The restoration it underwent in 1830 saw the addition of two dolphins whose intertwined tails are inserted in two open shells from which the water spurts out. A larger jet plays between these two smaller ones.
The Moro Fountain was designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini and sculpted by Giovanni Antonio Mari in 1653. Located at the
southern end of Piazza Navona , it is symmetrically opposite the Neptune fountain by Giacomo della Porta, built in ...
The Navicella fountain is situated in front of the Chiesa di Santa Maria in Domnica in Celio. It was erected
by Pope Leon X around 1520. Its design was based on a pre existing boat found near the Colosseum ...
An incredible, almost theatrical square with the lovely Spanish Steps leading up to the Chiesa di Trinita dei Monti. One
of the most important fashion shows is held here, the steps being used as a catwalk. It is now ...