POCCIANTI, Pasquale
(b. 1774, Bibbiena, d. 1858, Firenze)

Exterior view

begun 1809
Photo
Cisternone, Livorno

Over a portico with eight columns rises a boxed half-dome. The building is reminiscent of ancient Roman cisterns and French Revolutionary architecture. Other buildings related to the water supply in Livorno are Cisternino di Citta (1848) and Cisternino di Pian di Rota (1852).