The Erechtheion (or Erechtheum) is an ancient Greek temple constructed...
Greek architects provided some of the finest and most distinctive...
A Visual Glossary of Classical Architecture
[image:945] Abacus - a large slab placed above the column capital...
Ancient Greek Inventions
The ancient Greeks are often credited with building the foundations...
Archaistic Caryatid from Tralles
Statue in the form of a Caryatid in the Archaistic Style shows...
Caryatids of the 5th century BCE Erechtheion on the Athenian Acropolis...
Caryatid from Eleusis
The upper part of one of the caryatids that flanked the Lesser...
Caryatid from the Erechtheum
This pentelic marble caryatid came from the Erechtheion, Athens...
Caryatids of the Erechtheion
A detail of the south porch of the Erechtheion temple on the Athenian...
The original caryatids of the Erechtheion, standing inside the...
Erechtheion Floor Plan
A floor plan of the Erechtheion on the Athenian acropolis, constructed...
Erechtheion with Original Paintwork Reconstruction
An illustration of how the 5th century BCE Erechtheion on the Athenian...