Apollodorus of Damascus

Roman, ca. 125 CE

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Apollodorus of Damascus

Roman, ca. 125 CE

281 followers
Collected by a major museum
J. Paul Getty Museum
Collected by a major museum
J. Paul Getty Museum

A prolific engineer and architect who worked primarily for the Roman emperor Trajan, Apollodorus of …

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A prolific engineer and architect who worked primarily for the Roman emperor Trajan, Apollodorus of Damascus is credited with having designed most of the imperial buildings constructed during his reign, including baths, a forum, a bridge over the Danube, and the famous Trajan’s Column (completed 113). The column, …

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