Library of Celsus, Ephesus, Turkey. An example of ornate and beautifully carved 2nd c. CE eastern Roman Empire architecture influenced by the Hellenistic period. The Library was dedicated to the Muses whose statues stood in the niches of the facade. Photographic print paper sizes: 8.5x11, 11.7x16.5, 13x19.

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