You must think I'm a colossal liar.
In the colossal temple of Zeus the huge Atlantes (figures of Atlas), 25 ft.
The new city formed a rectangle, enclosed by a colossal mud rampart, the longer sides of which ran north and south.
On the Acropolis of Athens he set up a colossal bronze image of Athena, which was visible far out at sea.
But among the Greeks themselves the two works of Pheidias which far outshone all others, and were the basis of his fame, were the colossal figures in gold and ivory of Zeus at Olympia and of Athena Parthenos at Athens, both of which belong to about the middle of the 5th century.
Protogenes embellished the city with his paintings, and Chares of Lindus with the celebrated colossal statue of the sun-god, which was 105 ft.
Over each, at a much higher level, is a colossal figure of an archangel - Raphael, Michael and Gabriel.
The greatest monument, however, of the Hellenistic period is the colossal Olympieum or temple of Olympian Zeus, " unum in terris inchoatum pro magnitudine dei " (Livy The 01 m- xli.
A colossal eagle was found on a deserted site near Yamuli on the middle Halys, in 1907 by W.
In front of it is a colossal bronze statue of Bavaria, 170 ft.
By a colossal eruption, of which no historical record remains, the upper half of the cone was blown away.
It consists of a colossal figure of Hungary, with four allegorical groups, and medallions of the executed generals.
The colossal Amida at Kamakura has a height only 3 ft.
Here too was placed the curious column, with many flutes and an Ionic capital, on which stood the colossal sphinx, dedicated by the Naxians, that has been pieced together and placed in the museum.
The most interesting of them are the Assa range, with its sandal trees and Buddhist remains; Udayagiri (Sunrise-hill), with its colossal image of Buddha, sacred reservoir, and ruins; and Assagiri, with its mosque of 1719.
Most impressive is a colossal female figure of grand style and excellent drapery.
Among his colossal figures are the Twelve Apostles for the cathedral of St.
It would be a colossal mistake to assume some sort of collectivist or communistic solution to hunger in the world.