The Agora's research pages are moving to ascsa.net and can be found at the following link: http://agora.ascsa.net.


Icon 
Name 
Title 
 
thumb
2004.01.0212View of Athens in 1819 with the Hephaisteion at left. Engraving by Joseph Thürmer. Cf. Guide (1962), pp. 18-19, fig 1. 
thumb
2004.01.0258Panorama showing Athens in 1819, with the Hephaisteion at left, and the Acropolis at right. Watercolor by Joseph Thürmer. 
thumb
2004.01.0214Acropolis from inland. 
thumb
2004.01.0305Bazaar in Athens. 
thumb
1997.09.0246Painting of François S. Fauvel's house showing the collector on his balcony; the dome of the Holy Apostles to right of center. Photograph of the painting by L. Dupré. 
thumb
1997.12.0387Middle Tower in the Stoa of Attalos, Piers 10-11. From a drawing made at the beginning of the 19th century for Edward Dodwell and published in his "Classical and Topographical Tour through Greece", 1819, vol. I, p. 370. Labelled as what was thought to be the "Gymnasium of Ptolemy". Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W6. 
thumb
2004.01.0905Hephaisteion and Acropolis. Painting by Peter von Hess. 
thumb
2004.01.0907Area of the Agora after the War of Independence. Watercolor by J.J. Wolfensberger. 
thumb
1997.16.0010District of Hypapanti. Watercolor by Rottman. 
thumb
1997.05.0504East facade. Surviving marbles imposed on the elevation by Stuart and Revett. 
thumb
2009.03.0802Panorama from the Stoa of Attalos, looking over the Agora. 
thumb
2003.01.0421Calotype photograph by John Shaw Smith. Taken looking from the Temple of Hephaistos, toward the Acropolis. The houses on the north slope that covered the ancient Agora and the Frankish tower are clearly visible. "Modern town of Athens with Acropolis at the back and Mars Hill or Areopagus on right. Athens Oct. 21, 1851" - annotation on the back of the original print by John Shaw Smith, our great-grandfather. Signed by Basil Megan, Sept. 29 1993 and Peter (A.H.S.) Megan, Nov. 5, 1993. See 2010.01.0357. 
thumb
1997.15.0177Perspective drawing of the Klepsydra Spring House. Breton's sketch of the well house, made in 1859 (or earlier) while the frescoes were yet visible on the walls. 
thumb
1997.08.0402Plan of the so-called 'Gymnasium of Ptolemy' (Stoa of Attalos) before excavations. 
thumb
1997.08.0117Drawing of the north end of the Stoa as tower of the Late Roman Fortification Wall. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W 7. 
thumb
1997.08.0118Drawing of the Middle Tower of the Stoa of Attalos, part of the Late Roman Fortification Wall. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W6. 
thumb
1997.08.0119Drawing of the tower at the south end of the Stoa. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W 5. 
thumb
1997.02.0243View from the Hill of the Nymphs; rephotographed from two joining prints from the collection of the University Museum, Philadelphia. The Frankish tower still stands on the Acropolis (destroyed around 1874). 
thumb
2010.01.0066View from the Hill of the Nymphs of the Agora, before 1874. 
thumb
1997.05.0488Panorama before the excavation. View from the northwest of the Acropolis with the Frankish tower. In foreground, tracks of the surface railroad. 
thumb
1997.08.0138View showing part of the north tower of the Late Roman Fortification Wall. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W 7. Photograph of a print in the Gennadius Library. 
thumb
1997.02.0290Perspective drawing of the Agora. Photographed from "Ancient Greece, 8 Engravings", published by Lydia Kerofilas, 1969. (English captions). Drawing by J. Bühlmann. 
thumb
2009.01.0187Perspective drawing of the Agora. 
thumb
1997.02.0286Perspective drawing of the Agora. Photographed from Ancient Greece, 8 Engravings, published by Lydia Kerofilas, 1969. (Greek captions). 
thumb
1997.01.0040German Institute, Athens. Zeichnung Inv. Nr. 887 (part only). The original is a shade smaller. 
thumb
1997.01.0418Plan of the areas of Vlassarou and St. Philip, on which the course of the railroad was drawn in 1890. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.02.0240Plan showing Dörpfelds' excavations at the west foot of the Acropolis and the Areopagus. 
thumb
1997.16.0098Church of Christ, frescoed wall (from an old photograph made by one Lambrakis; print brought by the mute assistant at the National Museum). 
thumb
1997.16.0130Church of the Holy Apostles (photo by G. Lambakis no. 1468-9). 
thumb
1997.01.0098Section of the railroad cut by the Stoa of Attalos. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.01.0099Section of the railroad cut at the corner of Adrianou and Eurysakeiou Streets. Adrianou Street is seen from the west, with the Library of Hadrian in background. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.01.0100Section of the railroad cut by the Stoa of Attalos. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.01.0101Section of the railroad cut west of the Stoa of Attalos. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.01.0102Section of the railroad cut and the bridge of the present entrance to the Agora. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.01.0103Section of the railroad cut. The round base is near the Altar of the Twelve Gods. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.01.0104Section of the railroad cut north of Kolonos Agoraios where is the Altar of Demos and Charites. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
thumb
1997.18.0017Plan of Dorpfeld's excavations west of the Acropolis and the Areopagus. 
thumb
1997.10.0261View of the Giant and Tritons before the excavation as installed by the Greek Archaeological Society and usually called the "Stoa of the Giants." The statues were uncovered by the Greek Archaeological Society in 1859 and 1871. 
thumb
1997.16.0345Terracotta pipe from the lesser Peisistratean pipeline between the Areopagus and the Pnyx. Excerpt from notebook in the Deutches Archeologishes Institut. 
thumb
1997.03.0069Photograph taken at time of first stage of excavation by the German Institute as reported in Athenische Mitteilungen, 1896, p. 108 and Athenische Mitteilungen, 1897, p. 225. No pictures available of building as completely cleared in 1897. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1472.