Rome Buzz – the Angel in the Courtyard of the Angel

Castel Sant’Angelo has a courtyard called the Courtyard of the Angel, Cortile dell Angelo. In it is the Angel which originally sat on top of the Castle until 1747. It has bronze wings with holes in to better withstand the high winds at the top.

Rome Buzz- Cortile dell Angelo - photograph copyright David Bailey (not the)

From the forthcoming photobook: Rome Buzz.

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