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ART OF HISTORIC GREECE: ATHENS AND VICINITY

 

Set SS-32 Greece: Kerameikos Cemetery, Athens, Sanctuary of Demeter & Kore, Eleusis [12]

1. Kerameikos Cemetery, Overview
2. Kerameikos, Tomb of Matron
3. Kerameikos, Street with tombs and stelai
4. Kerameikos, 3 stelai in situ, one with deceased woman and maidservant
5. Kerameikos, street with stelai and tomb with bull
6. Kerameikos, stelai with deceased seated woman, 2 men bid farewell

7. Kerameikos, Ancient City walls lining Sacred Way
8. Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, Eleusis, Great Propylaea with six marble steps, 2nd c. CE
9. Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, Pluto Hole
10. Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, 5th c. Telesterion -Temple of Demeter
11. Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, Telesterion-Temple of Demeter
12. Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, Altar-Eschara, NW corner of Sanctuary


Set SS-37 Athens; Agora and Temple of Olympian Zeus [12]

1. Overview of Agora with Stoa of Attalos, Acropolis behind
2. Overview of Agora with Stoa of Attalos from Acropolis
3. Stoa of Attalos from SW
4. E facade, Hephaistaion from colonnade of Stoa of Attalos
5. Hephaistaion, view from Acropolis
6. Hephaistaion, E facade
7. Hephaistaion, E pronaos detail
8. Hephaistaion, NE corner of architrave
9. Hephaistaion, NE pronaos, detail, coffers and columns
10. Temple of Olympian Zeus, overview from Acropolis
11. Temple of Olympian Zeus, W end
12. Temple of Olympian Zeus, detail fallen column


Set SS-38 Athens; Acropolis, Greece, 5th c. BCE [16]

1. W gate of Acropolis, interior view
2. Overview, Temple of Athena Nike and parapet wall from W below
3. Temple of Athena Nike, Propylaea wall from S
4. Temple of Athena Nike from S
5. Parthenon, W facade
6. Parthenon, detail SE corner, pediment
7. Parthenon, detail SW corner
8. Parthenon, detail SW corner, Lapith and Centaur metope
9. Erechtheum, Porch of the Maidens
10. Erechtheum, Porch of the Maidens from E
11. Erechtheum, E porch, detail cella through columns
12. Erechtheum, N porch, wall from E
13. Erechtheum, N porch from E
14. Acropolis, N wall with reused drum
15. Acropolis, N wall with reused blocks
16. Acropolis, Antefix


Set SS-38-II Athens; Acropolis & Vicinity [16]

1. Theater of Dionysus from Acropolis, 5th c. BC
2. Odeon of Herodes Atticus, detail, Seats and SW corner of Skene, 2nd c. AD
3. S face of Acropolis wall, part of Parthenon, S face visible
4. Acropolis wall from SW, SW corner of Parthenon visible
5. Parthenon, detail NE corner, pediment and frieze, 5th c. BCE
6. Parthenon, detail, SW corner, pediment, frieze, and acroteria
7. Parthenon, detail, SW colonnade with cella wall
8. Propylaea, detail of Pinakotheke
9. Erechtheum, W facade, 5th c. BCE
10. Erechtheum, W facade, closer view, W face with N porch & windows
11. Erechtheum, Porch of the Maidens and S wall from SE
12. Erechtheum, Porch of the Maidens from E
13. Erechtheum, N porch, detail of doorway and ceiling from E
14. Temple of Olympian Zeus, fallen column drums
15. Tower of the Winds, Acropolis behind
16. Roman Market, Plaka


Set SS-38-III Athens; Agora & Acropolis [14]

1. Stoa of Attalos, overview from Acropolis, from NW, 3rd c. BCE
2. Stoa of Attalos, exterior colonnade detail
3. Stoa of Attalos, view down portico with building wall and doorways
4. Temple of Hephaistos, far view from colonnade of Stoa of Attalos, 5th c.
5. Temple of Hephaistos, E face from Agora
6. Temple of Hephaistos, E face close view
7. Temple of Hephaistos, N colonnade and aisle along cella from E
8. Temple of Hephaistos, N colonnade from exterior
9. Temple of Hephaistos, E porch detail with columns, door, coffers and frieze
10. Erechtheum, N porch with columns, door, coffers, 5th c. BCE
11. Erechtheum, N Porch doorway
12. Erechtheum, NE corner of entablature (restored) & Ionic caps
13. Erechtheum, NE corner or entablature (restored) with pediment
14. Erechtheum, E end looking into cella through two columns


Set SS-306 Theater of Dionysus, Athens, 4th c. BCE [10]

1. S slope of Acropolis looking down at theater
2. Overview of cavea, orchestra, skene
3. Side view of orchestra, cavea, skene with two people for scale
4. Detail seats
5. Votive Altar with face and garlands whole
6. Votive Altar with face and garlands closer view
7. Votive Altar with face and garlands detail of face
8. Choregic Monument of Thrasyllos distant view
9. Choregic Monument closer view
10. Choregic Monument detail


Set SS-307 Philopappos Monument, Athens, 114-116 AD [6]

1. Remains of the façade from the NE
2. Detail of niche with seated statue of Philopappos side view
3. Detail of niche with seated statue of Philopappos and quadriga relief frontal view
4. Detail of quadriga relief frontal view
5. Remains of the left niche with statue of Antiochus and figural relief below
6. Side view of the façade


Set SS-308 Acropolis / Athens: Propylaea, Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheum , 5th c. BCE [22]

1. Acropolis from S with W facade of Parthenon
2. Acropolis from NW with view of Propylaea
3. Propylaea masonry details
4. Propylaea W wing Pinakotheke facade
5. Propylaea detail of architrave
6. Propylaea coffers, Ionic column upper section
7. Acropolis from W with view of Propylaea and Athena Nike
8. Athena Nike from NW
9. Athena Nike coffers, frieze, Ionic capitals
10. Parthenon, W façade with a person for scale
11. Parthenon, NW corner
12. Parthenon, SW corner with view of cella wall
13. Parthenon, S colonnade with cella wall behind
14. Parthenon, S colonnade, two columns with cella wall behind, detail
15. Parthenon, Pronaos, view to N
16. Erechtheum, Porch of the Maidens, far view
17. Erechtheum, SW, Porch of the Maidens
18. Erechtheum, Porch of the Maidens, detail
19. Erechtheum, W side from N
20. Erechtheum, N Porch, upper view
21. Erechtheum, N Porch, N Door detail, molding
22. Erechtheum, detail of Architrave, column capital


Set SS-309 Athens: Greek Agora, Roman Agora, Hadrian’s Library, Tower of the Winds [7]

1. Agora: Panathenaic Way
2. Agora: View from Stoa of Attalus
3. Agora: Model
4. Agora: Hephaistaion
5. Roman Agora
6. Hadrian’s Library, detail of colonnade
7. Tower of the Winds / Horologion of Andronikos detail, reliefs, E wind, NE wind

 

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