Templum Idor Egito, from a Series of 24 Depicting (Reconstructed) Buildings from Roman Antiquity

Engraving | 34 x 23.6cm | Plate c. 1530-50

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Perspectival cross section of a building referred to as the ‘Templum Idor Egito’. The building has a circular floor plan and consists of a central round nave of three stories high, surrounded by an ambulatory that reaches up to the second floor. Both...
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