Capital and entablature of the order of the portico of the court of the Temple of Bel (or Temple of the Sun), Palmyra

RIBApix ref no RIBA66954
Artist/PhotographerBorra, Giovanni Battista (1713-1786)
CountrySyria
CityPalmyra
Image Date1751
ViewExterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/143 f.15
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is one of a series of drawings Borra made to be engraved for the work by Robert Wood, The Ruins of Palmyra, otherwise Tedmor in the desart (London, 1753).

Subject tags

capitals, decorative stonework, temples