Design for the Monopteros, a polychrome Greek-style monopteral ornamental temple for the 'Englischer Garten', Munich: elevation

RIBApix ref no RIBA20888
Architect/DesignerKlenze, Leo von (1784-1864)
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Subject Date1836
Image Date1836
ViewExterior
StyleGreek Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC103/5
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Monopteros in Munich's 'English Garden' park is a small, polychrome Greek-style monopteral ornamental temple structure. The park itself was founded in 1789 by Benjamin Thompson, who is also known as Count Rumford.

Subject tags

garden buildings, colour, domes, capitals, columns, temples, parks, follies, decorative borders