Conjectural reconstruction of the Temple of Fortune, Palestrina

RIBApix ref no RIBA28226
Artist/PhotographerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
CountryItaly
CityPalestrina
Subject Date-82
Image Date1560
ViewInterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC137/PALL/VIII/10r
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: In this drawing, numbered VIII/10r in the Burlington-Devonshire Collection, Palladio sketches imaginative recombinations of plan elements from the hillside monuments of Praeneste (now Palestrina).

Subject tags

doors, capitals, archaeological sites, temples