Histoire de l'art par les monuments...


Arch of the nave of the Basilica of St. Paul, sustained by two columns of different periods and style. Fourth century

1. One of the arches of the nave, reposing on the right on a fine antique column, and on the left on a column of very inferior style and workmanship.

2. Column of fine proportion, with its capital and base, taken from the Mausoleum of Adrian.

3. Column of the rudest execution, at the time of the foundation or enlargement of the church in the fourth century.




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