Archaic Temple Overview, Corinth, GreeceArtist(s)Marilyn BridgesArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1984Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
11 in x 14 in (27.94 cm x 35.56 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)Subject matter
Marilyn Bridges describes the markings and monuments that she photographs from above as “the messages of humankind.” As a pilot and photographer, she documents contemporary landscapes connected to ancient times, which addresses the human relationship to the earth and environment. This photograph depicts the Archaic Temple or the Archaic Doric Temple, also known as the Temple of Apollo, in Corinth, Greece. It is one of the few ruins remaining in a city that was almost completely destroyed. This image depicts the seven columns that remain standing.Physical Description
This photograph depicts an aeriel view of ancient temple ruins. Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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Ancient Greek (culture or style)
columns (architectural elements)