Foro Romano, Rome: the Temple of Antoninus and Faustina (or San Lorenzo in Miranda)

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RIBApix ref no RIBA7936
Artist/PhotographerPiranesi, Giovanni Battista (1720-1778)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1758
Image Date1758
ViewTopographical
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceSB100/1(49)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Giovanni Battista Piranesi. Vedute di Roma (Rome, [1747?-1788]), pl. 49 NOTES: The Temple of Antoninus and Faustina was dedicated in 141. It was converted into the church of San Lorenzo in Miranda before the 12th century and given a Baroque facade in 1602.

Subject tags

churches, columns, temples