The Arena of Nimes
The arena of Nimes is a roman amphitheater located in city of Nimes, France. The amphitheater was built around 70 A.D. during the time of Emperor Caesar Augustus. The structure is designed in an enclosed ellipsis.
Donald, R. Wonders of Architecture (New York, NY: Charles Scribner & Co., 1871)
Courtesy the private collection of Roy Winkelman