Obelisk Art History


Angkor Wat, Khmer Art

Angkor Wat

Suryavarman II and Jayavarman VII, 1150-1200
Borobudur Temple, Shailendra Dynasty

Borobudur Temple

Gunadharma, 750 CE-900 CE
Chogha Zanbil, Mesopotamia

Chogha Zanbil

1250 BCE-640 BCE
Erechtheion, Ancient Greece


Mnesicles, 421 BCE-406 BCE
Ġgantija Temple, Neolithic

Ġgantija Temple

3250 BCE
Interior of a Display Temple, Wenzel Hablik

Interior of a Display Temple

Wenzel Hablik, 1914
Luxor Temple, Ancient Egypt

Luxor Temple

1800 BCE-1400 BCE
Mahabodhi Temple, Classical India

Mahabodhi Temple

250 BCE-50 BCE
Maison Carrée, Ancient Rome

Maison Carrée

2 CE
Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, Ancient Egypt

Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut

Senenmut, 1479 BCE-1458 BCE
Nuragic Sanctuary of Santa Cristina, Neolithic

Nuragic Sanctuary of Santa Cristina

1100 BCE
Pantheon, Ancient Rome


Marcus Agrippa, 113 CE-125 CE
Parthenon, Ancient Greece


Ictinus and Callicrates, 447 BCE-432 BCE
Stairway, Temple of Kukulcán, Chichén Itzá, Laura Gilpin

Stairway, Temple of Kukulcán, Chichén Itzá

Laura Gilpin, 1932
Temple, Chang Ucchin


Chang Ucchin, 1978
Temple d'Auguste et de Livie, Ancient Rome

Temple d'Auguste et de Livie

10 BCE
Temple of Olympian Zeus, Ancient Greece

Temple of Olympian Zeus

Cossutius, 500 BCE-132 CE
Temple of Poseidon, Ancient Greece

Temple of Poseidon

444 BCE-440 BCE
Temple of Segesta, Ancient Greece

Temple of Segesta

420 BCE
The Angel Appearing to Zacharias, William Blake

The Angel Appearing to Zacharias

William Blake, 1799-1800
The Dream of the Architect, Thomas Cole

The Dream of the Architect

Thomas Cole, 1840
The Parthenon, Frederic Edwin Church

The Parthenon

Frederic Edwin Church, 1871
The Temple of Segesta with the Artist Sketching, Thomas Cole

The Temple of Segesta with the Artist Sketching

Thomas Cole, 1841-1842
Tianning Temple, Ancient China

Tianning Temple

Ħaġar Qim, Neolithic

Ħaġar Qim

3600 BCE
More Themes in Art
Totem Poles, Structures

Totem Poles

Houses, Structures


Dolmens, Structures


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