Topographical drawing of an Ionic temple on the River Illissus, near Athens, with a hunting party in the foreground

RIBApix ref no RIBA65875
Artist/PhotographerStuart, James (1713-1788)
CountryGreece
CityAthens
Subject Date1750
Image Date1750
ViewExterior
StyleGreek
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSD145/2
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing dates from 1751-1754. Stuart's drawings are the only visual records of this temple which was destroyed by the Turks in 1778.

Subject tags

temples