Conjectural reconstruction of the Temple of Fortune, Palestrina (Praeneste)

RIBApix ref no RIBA28273
Artist/PhotographerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
CountryItaly
CityPalestrina
Subject Date-82
Image Date1560
ViewExterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC139/PALL/IX/5
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing is numbered IX/5 in the Burlington-Devonshire Collection. It is a partially reconstructed elevation of the Temple of Fortuna Primigenia, Praeneste (now Palestrina), built in 82 BC.

Subject tags

archaeological sites, temples, terraces