Palazzo Contarini Del Bovolo

Corte Contarini, 4304-4306. (Open Map)


Overlooking Rio di San Luca, the palace owes its name to the spiral staircase (bovolo means snail shell) in the courtyard, a Lombardesque a late 15th century construction.
In the interior of the palace are important paintings, among them two works by S. Ricci.