Hadrian's Villa, Tivoli: close-up of the marble Ionic peristyle of the Teatro Marittimo (Maritime Theatre)

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RIBApix ref no RIBA25442
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
Subject Date0125
Image Date1963
Library ReferenceESP/ITA/19 (ES2180.5)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Villa was built completely during the first ten years of Hadrian's rule in two phases. The Maritime Theatre was part of the first phase executed in 118-125.

Subject tags

marble, theatres, villas, columns, archaeological sites, temples