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Album of theoretical designs: elevation of a domed peripteral temple or mausoleum decorated with trophies and a statue of Fame

RIBApix ref no RIBA96446
Architect/DesignerStevens, Edward (1744-1775)
Artist/PhotographerStevens, Edward (1744-1775)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1760
Image Date1760
ViewExterior
StyleNeoclassical
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/112 p.6, no.17
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: See also RIBA96480-RIBA96481. This drawing is found in an album which was formerly attributed to Sir William Chambers. It contains over 100 theoretical designs, mostly by Edward Stevens but with some by John Yenn and some from the office of William Chambers. Stevens was a pupil of Chambers from 1760 to 1766. The drawings in the album date from between 1762 and 1777.

Subject tags

sculpture, domes, columns, porticos, mausoleums