Conjectural reconstruction of the Maritime Theatre, Hadrian's Villa, Tivoli

RIBApix ref no RIBA28260
Artist/PhotographerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
CountryItaly
CityTivoli
Subject Date0001
Image Date1550
ViewPlan
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSD167/PALL/IX/12r
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing numbered IX/12r in the Burlington-Devonshire Collection is a reconstructed plan of the Maritime Theatre at the Emperor Hadrian's country retreat at Tivoli, built in the early 2nd century AD.

Subject tags

round buildings, theatres, villas, archaeological sites