Conjectural reconstruction of the Temple of Bacchus, Baalbek: transverse section of the vestibule

RIBApix ref no RIBA67451
Artist/PhotographerBorra, Giovanni Battista (1713-1786)
CountryLebanon
CityBaalbek
Subject Date0001
Image Date1751
ViewInterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/142 f28
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

doors, columns, decorative stonework, temples