Model of the Athenian Acropolis
A model of the Athenian acropolis in the 5th century BCE. The monumental Propylaea gives access to the Parthenon (centre...
The Propylaea, the monumental gate entrance to the Athens acropolis. Architect: Mnesicles, c. 437–431 BCE.
The plan of the Propylaea, the monumental gate of the Athens acropolis, c. 437-431 BCE.
Propylaea, Athenian Acropolis
The Propylaea, the monumental gate to the acropolis of Athens. Interior (west) view. Architect: Mnesicles, c. 437–431...
An illustration of the Propylaea or monumental gateway of the Athenian acropolis, 5th century BCE.
The Propylaea, monumental gateway to the acropolis of Athens. Constructed between c. 437 and 431 BCE in the age of Pericles...
Roman Agora Gate, Athens
The monumental entrance gate (propylaea) to the Roman agora of Athens. Pentellic marble, 19-11 BCE. Donated by Julius Caesar...
The PropylaiaFrom the Greek pro (before or in front of) plus pylon or pylaion (gate), which came to mean 'gate building'. (sometimes...