Amphitheatre, Pola (Pula)

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RIBApix ref no RIBA28245
Artist/PhotographerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
CountryCroatia
CityPula
Subject Date0001
Image Date1530
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC138/PALL/VIII/23v
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing numbered VIII/23r in the Burlington-Devonshire Collection is one of Palladio's 'field studies' of the Amphitheatre and Pola (now Pula). The sheet has two small pencil sketches, one of a round headed opening in the base of the tall pedestals and one bay of a decorated palace facade.

Subject tags

amphitheatres, archaeological sites