Conjectural reconstruction of the portico of the Great Temple (or Temple of Jupiter), Baalbek: longitudinal section

RIBApix ref no RIBA67433
Artist/PhotographerBorra, Giovanni Battista (1713-1786)
CountryLebanon
CityBaalbek
Subject Date1955
Image Date1751
ViewInterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/142 f6
OrientationLandscape
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 Balbec, otherwise Heliopolis in Coelosyria (London, 1757).

Subject tags

porticos, temples