Venice Palace 14

Is monumental building, built in late 17th and beginning of 18th century

Is monumental building, built in late 17th and beginning of 18th century, by the Venetian noble family Zenobio. Since 1850 the Palace belongs to the Armenian Mekhitarist Fathers of Venice. In the palace the two main halls can be visited: the Stuccoes' Hall and the Mirrors' Hall. On the walls of the Stuccoes' Hall there are three precious paintings by Luca Carlevarjis, a predecessor of the Venetian 17th century view painters.

Old-fashioned grandeur at its best, and the approach down the narrow alley gives nothing away
The palace forms the counterpart to Michele Sanmicheli's palazzo Grimani on the other side of the Grand Canal
It's a very good conserved example of a late-gothic two-family palace. It forms a great ensemble with the palazzo Sanudo