This building has always housed the Italian Hospital. It features a broad flight of steps, open galleries and inner courtyards surrounded by green areas.
TRES CRUCES. Avenida Italia and bulevar Artigas
It is the work of an engineer, Luigi Andreoni, who designed it in 1890 in a clear reference to 16th century Italian architecture and, possibly, to Giorgio Vasari’s Galleria degli Uffizi in Florence.
Interior and exterior shots.
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