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Alexander John Ellis
Paestum, The Great Temple, called also the Temple of Neptune, from the South West
1841, 24 April
National Science and Media Museum
Part of the Ellis group of daguerreotypes, Inventory no: 1890-56-Pt6
Landscape view from the south west of the second temple of Hera (also known as the temple of Neptune) at Paestum. Foreground of vegetation with strewn stones. The base (stylobate) is visible, from which the fluted Doric columns rise, supporting the capitol, entablature and pediment. Vegetation is visible on the roof.