Fontana del Tritone, Rome, Italy

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Description

A seventeenth-century fountain in Rome, Italy, by the Baroque sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Commissioned by his patron, Pope Urban VIII, the fountain is located in the Piazza Barberini, near the entrance to the Palazzo Barberini.

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Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Triton Fountain

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Fountains

  • Sculpture

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 17th century

  • Baroque

Place of Creation
  • Rome, Lazio, Italy

  • +41.89193+12.51133

  • Rome

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

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