Temple of Venus and Rome
Image View Description:

Exterior: View from East

Date:
135 CE
Location:
Rome (Italy)
Work Type:
architecture
Culture:
Ancient Roman
Creator:
Hadrian, Emperor of Rome
Creator Nationality:
Ancient Roman
Creator Dates:
76-138 CE
Creator Role:
emperor
Creator 2:
Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome
Creator 2 Nationality:
Ancient Roman
Creator 2 Dates:
86-161 CE
Creator 2 Role:
emperor
Style/Period:
Imperial Roman
Measurements:
L.: 110m, W.:53m, H.: 29.5m
Photographer:
Gina Ciancone
Notes:

View of Colosseum. Inaugurated by Hadrian in 135 CE and finished by Antoninus Pius in 141 CE. Thought to have been the largest temple in Rome

Image Source:
Photography by Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History, Columbia University
Record ID:
1213_rome2012_tempvenus_vr_001