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Roman architecture and design was all about fine Detail, ornate finishes and sculptures, and over sized columns and entries.

Rome, Italy Colosseum

The Colosseum in Rome, Italy . built of concrete and stone. It is considered one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and Roman engineering. Absolutely stunning piece of work!

The Roman Arch of Septimius Severus. Located in one of the most beautiful cities of the Roman Empire, Leptis Magna - Libya.

Leptis Magna Arch of Septimus Severus. The sands of time have preserved the Roman city of Leptis Magna, an ancient seaport in what is now Libya. It is one of the best preserved Roman cities in the Mediterranean.

Roman Baths and Abbey, Circular Bath, Bath, England

This color photochrome print was created between 1890 and 1900 in Bath, England. The picture presents Roman Baths and Abbey, Circular Bath, England.

Columns of Saint-Sulpice, a Roman Catholic church in Paris, France.

Paris Architecture Photography - Photo of Columns Saint Sulpice Print Parisian Decor Paris France Photo Neutral Elegant French Decor

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"architecture roman art history antiquity ancient greek classical orders" - Frame set with ancient Greek style columns.

Amazing Snaps: Roma Bridge, Ronda, Spain | See more

Roma Bridge, Ronda, Spain Ronda is a city in the Spanish province of Málaga. It is located about 100 kilometres west of the city of Málaga, within the autonomous community of Andalusia. Its population is approximately inhabitants

Breathtaking picture of a beautifully preserved Roman bath in Bath, England.  I stood in this very spot in 1998.  I can still remember the damp air on my skin and the interesting smell of the ancient water.

Roman Baths - Bath - Bath, United Kingdom - History and Visitor Information

The Roman Aquaduct an advanced achievement in building a series of channels to bring water down into the cities from their sources.

Key Information on Roman Architecture and Monuments

~Beautiful old door in Rome, Italy

These amazing blue double doors stand out against this cream exterior. Pillars on either side & a huge arch w/ marble figures ensure this doorway won't be lost in the crowd.

The Maison Carrée is an ancient building in Nîmes, southern France; it is one of the best preserved Roman temples to be found anywhere in the territory of the former Roman Empire. It was built c. 16 BC.

museum-of-artifacts: “ Maison Carrée - the only completely preserved temple of the ancient roman world. Built in year 16 AD, Nîmes, France ”

1. The Ruins of this Ancient Roman Library      The library was completed in 135 AD and was built to house 12,000 scrolls and to honor the Roman Senator Tiberius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus, whose tomb is below the entrance.  Photos found via Travel Junkies and Flickr 1, 2, 3    2. This Bui

The Ruins of this Ancient Roman Library The library was completed in 135 AD and was built to house scrolls and to honor the Roman Senator Tiberius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus, whose tomb is below the entrance. Photos found via Travel Junkies

Arch of Septimius Severus - Roman Forum, Rome, #Italy

Photograph Arch of Septimius Severus, Rome, Italy by Brandon Dewey on