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Alexander John Ellis
Paestum, The Interior of the Basilica from the South West angle
1841, 24 April
National Science and Media Museum
Part of the Ellis group of daguerreotypes, Inventory no: 1890-56-Pt8
Landscape view from the interior of the first temple of Hera (also known as the Basilica) at Paestum, from the south west. Foreground of vegetation. Numerous fluted Doric columns rise, supporting the capitol and entablature. Vegetation also grows on the roof.