On the Acropolis the Greeks erected the most splendid monument of their civilization, the perfect Parthenon, which sheltered the great statue Athena and the Erechtheum, to which the delicate little porch of the Caratides is affixed.


  • Date: 1944-12
  • Location: Athens, Greece
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: 1940s, Cities, Archaeology, Greece, Athens, Greece, Cities, Archaeology, Athens, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Dmitri Kessel
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_611648
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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