Diagrams showing the proportions of the Ionic order: elevations of the entablature, capital, column base, pedestal and plinth

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RIBApix ref no RIBA38351
Architect/DesignerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
Subject Date1731
Image Date1731
Library ReferenceEW E.h.70
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: William Halfpenny. The Builder's pocket-companion. shewing an easy and practical method for laying down lines ... the proportions whereof are taken from the immortal Andrew Palladio (London, 1731), p.52, pl. XI

Subject tags

capitals, columns, orders of architecture