Temple of the Sibyl, Tivoli

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RIBApix ref no RIBA28398
Artist/PhotographerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
CountryItaly
CityTivoli
Subject Date-99
Image Date1550
ViewExterior
StyleClassical
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC142/PALL/XI/8
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing is numbered XI/8 in the Burlington-Devonshire Collection. It shows a plan, elevation and profile of a base from the Temple of the Sybil in Tivoli. This was a temple adjacent to the more famous Temple of Vesta which was used as the Chiesa di S. Giorgio until 1884. The drawing is copied after Serlio's Architettura, f 64v.

Subject tags

churches, archaeological sites, temples