St Andrew’s Halls Atlantes in Glasgow, Scotland - Encircle Photos

12 St Andrew’s Halls Atlantes in Glasgow, Scotland

The façade of St Andrew’s Halls has a set of four caryatids (female supporting columns) resembling the “Porch of Maidens” on the Erechtheum at the Acropolis in Athens. The male version is called an atlas in Greece architecture or telamon in Roman. The primary sculptor for these realistic atlantes was John Mossman II.

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8 Granville St, Glasgow G3 7EE, UK

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