Conjectural reconstruction of the quadrangular court (or great court), Great Temple (or Temple of Jupiter), Baalbek: transverse section and plan of one of the rectangular exedrae

RIBApix ref no RIBA67441
Artist/PhotographerBorra, Giovanni Battista (1713-1786)
CountryLebanon
CityBaalbek
Subject Date0001
Image Date1751
ViewInterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/142 f16
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 Balbec, otherwise Heliopolis in Coelosyria (London, 1757).

Subject tags

courtyards, temples