Corinthian order (87 Subjects)
The columns of Hadrian's Library. A covered street. In the background, the Frankish towers of the Acropolis. (Drawn and engraved by Joseph Thürmer).
Obelisk of Cleopatra (Alexandria). Pillar of Pompey (Alexandria)
Ruins of Heliopolis (Baalbek).
Temple of Apollo in Didyma: Fig.I: A Frize, which filled the Spaces between the Capitals of the Pilasters, consisting of a Bass Relied representing Griffins and Lyres… Fig. II: A Corinthian Capital, which belonged to a Semi-column within the Wall which separated the Naos from the Pronaos. Fig. III: A Section through the Front of this Capital. Fig. IV: The width of the bottom of the Abacus, with the depth of its Curve. Fig. V: A Cymatium.
Frieze and Corinthian capital in the temple of Apollo in Didyma.
Anthemion (palmette) from the Parthenon. Fragment from an Athenian house. Fragment of Corinthian capital from the Acropolis.
Corinthian capital from Actia Nicopolis.
Ruins of Baalbek (Heliopolis).
Pillars from the Temple of Zeus at Baalbek (Heliopolis).
The exterior of the temple of Zeus in Baalbek (Heliopolis).
The interior of the Temple of Zeus in Baalbek (Heliopolis).
1. Corinthian columns of entrance to a catacomb at Shaykh Barakat, near Aleppo, Syria. 2. The entrance to the catacomb of a certain Roman soldier, together with funerary stele at Shaykh Barakat. 3. Stele from the Roman theater of Cyrrhus, ancient city near Aleppo. 4. Fragment of relief from Hierapolis.
1. Monumental building. 2. View of part of the wall of the temple of Saint Peter in Antakya, Turkey. 3. Funerary stele showing a gladiator in Samandağ (anc. Seleucia Pieria). 4. View of entrance leading to catacomb at Shaykh Barakat, near Aleppo. 5. View of funerary stele at the entrance of Shaykh Barakat. 6. View of gate at Shaykh Barakat.
Choregic monument of Lysicrates: 1. Plan of the base. 2. Plan of the ceiling.
View of the Choregic monument of Lysicrates.
The Choregic monument of Thrasyllus (Panagia Spiliotissa), Athens.
The ruins of Hadrian's Library, Athens.
The Arch of Hadrian, Athens. In the background the Temple of Olympia Zeus.
The Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens.
The Temple of Rome and Augustus in Pula, Croatia.
Plans of the Temple of Rome and Augustus in Pula, Croatia. Elevation of the front.
Temple of Rome and Augustus in Pula, Croatia: 1. Longitudinal elevation. 2. Crypidoma, stylobate and base of the column. 3. Elevation of capital and entablature. 4. Bottom view of column and details of the ceiling.
1. - 4. Hadrian's Library, Athens: plan of the west side of the monument. Elevation of the west side. Elevation of entablature. Bottom view and details of the ceiling. 5. Plan of the site of the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens.
Plan of the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens. Elevation of the base of the columns.
Arch of Hadrian, Athens: 1. Bottom view of the south pylon. 2. Bottom view of the north columns of the lower level. 3. Elevation of the west side of the Arch. 4. - 5. Elevation of part of the entablature of the lower and upper levels.
1. - 7. Fragments from columns from Delos: Bottom view, elevation, plan and section plan of columns. Elevation of Corinthian capital. 8. Bottom view of Corinthian capital from Rome. 9. - 10. Elevations of Corinthian capitals from Rome.