Photographer's Note

The Acropolis, Athens, Greece

The Caryatids. Statues of young women clad in peplos. They supported the roof of the south porch of the Erechtheion (420 B.C.), and probably were the work of Alkamenes, a student of the great sculptor Pheidias.

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  • Copyright: Nathalie Moir (NPM2011) (27)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2011-03-20
  • Categories: Architecture, Ruins
  • Exposure: f/9.0, 1/200 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-03-25 17:40
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