Theatre at Delphi
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Location Delphi, Greece
Date -350   timeline
Building Type theater
 Construction System stone masonry
Climate mediterranean
Context hillside
Style Ancient Greek
Notes Spectacularly sited in a natural hollow of the hillside.




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Sources on Theatre at Delphi

Helmut Berve and Gottfried Gruben. Greek Temples, Theaters and Shrines. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1963. LC 62-19131. NA275.B413. site plan drawing where II is theater, f19, p328.

Dennis Sharp, ed. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Architects and Architecture. New York: Whitney Library of Design, an imprint of Watson-Guptil Publications, 1991. ISBN 0-8230-2539-X. context photo, p179.

Doreen Yarwood. The Architecture of Europe. New York: Hastings House, 1974. ISBN 0-8038-0364-8. LC 73-11105. NA950.Y37. perspective drawing of theater, f52, p25.  Find books about Theatre at Delphi


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