Conjectural reconstruction of the Temple of Antoninus and Faustina (later part of the church of San Lorenzo in Miranda), Rome: elevation of the entrance facade and portico

RIBApix ref no RIBA32222
Architect/DesignerTorriani, Orazio (fl. 1602-1657)
Artist/PhotographerVisentini, Antonio (1688-1782)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date0141
Image Date1700
ViewExterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSD36[64]1
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing was made either by Visentini or one of his assistants. The temple of Antoninus and Faustina had been converted to a church, known as San Lorenzo in Miranda, by the 11th century. In 1602 the remains of the cella was incorporated into a new church by Orazio Torriani.

Subject tags

columns, porticos, temples, pediments