Friday, January 11, 2008

Ancient paintings in 14th and 15th century by various artist in castle...













































Bricks of outer wall of castle....

Tomb of Bernabo Visconti...



























Michelangelo, the rondanini Pieta...

Thursday, January 10, 2008


On the front of the castle is the Visconti family emblem: a viper with its jaws open wide swallowing a child.