Doric temple of Segesta, Sicily: close-up of the corner columns

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27922
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryItaly
CitySegesta
Subject Date-419
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleGreek
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/SI/85/1(DKN/SI/106)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Several things suggest that this Greek temple was never finished - the columns have not been fluted; it lacks a cella; and it was never roofed.

Subject tags

stone, columns, archaeological sites, temples