John Ruskin: The Stones of Venice - "Venetian Index" - V


152 Vitali, Church of St.

Said to contain a picture by Vittor Carpaccio, over the high altar: otherwise of no importance.


153 Volto Santo, Church of the

An interesting but desecrated ruin of the fourteenth century; fine in style. Its roof retains some fresco colouring, but, as far as I recollect, of later date than the architecture.

Jan-Christoph Rößler