Doric temple of Segesta, Sicily

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RIBApix ref no RIBA25640
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CitySegesta
Subject Date-419
Image Date1954
ViewExterior
StyleGreek
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/SCI/353
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / 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, porticos, archaeological sites, temples