San Donà del Piave after the fighting

Photograph

Description

English

This photograph is not an official one, but may have been taken by a member of the public and sent to the newspaper Il Mondo. Months of particularly heavy fighting took place near the small town of San Donà del Piave, in the eastern Veneto between Caporetto and the Piave River. Much of the architectural and artistic heritage of the city was irreparably destroyed.

Il Mondo was a weekly publication focusing on politics and culture, printed in Rome between 1949 and 1966.

Italian

A San Donà del Piave, nel Veneto orientale nell'area tra Caporetto e il Piave, il bilancio dei lunghi mesi di combattimenti fu particolarmente pesante: buona parte patrimonio architettonico e artistico della città andò irrimediabilmente perduto. Non è una fotografia ‘ufficiale’. 

Il Mondo è stato un settimanale di politica e cultura pubblicato a Roma negli anni 1949-66.

Full title
San Donà del Piave after the fighting
Created
1914 - 1918
Format
Photograph
Held by
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze
Usage Terms
Free from known copyright restrictions

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