Temple of the Sun and Moon (also known as the Temple of Venus and Roma), Rome: plan, section and elevation

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RIBApix ref no RIBA38223
Artist/PhotographerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date0141
Image Date1570
ViewPlan
StyleRoman
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceEW E.f.409
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Andrea Palladio. I Quattro libri dell'architettura (Venice, 1570), book IV, ch. X, p. 37 NOTES: The Temple of the Sun and Moon comprised two chambers (cellae) joined together - one facing east, the other facing west.

Subject tags

columns, porticos, temples, statues, vaulting, orders of architecture