View of the Temple of Theseus, Agora, Athens, from the south-west with workers shown in the foreground

RIBApix ref no RIBA12479
Artist/PhotographerStuart, James (1713-1788)
CountryGreece
CityAthens
Subject Date-449
Image Date1745
ViewExterior
StyleGreek
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSD145/8
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: It is likely this drawing dates from between 1751 and 1754, during Stuart's extensive travels in Greece.This image also appeared as an engraving in Stuart & Revett's 'The Antiquities of Athens' (London, 1794), vol. III, ch. i, pl. I.

Subject tags

workers, columns, temples