- The porch over the main entrance is supported by caryatids, set in front of the asymmetrical facade as a direct historicist quotation.
- Several of the miniatures feature caryatids holding up the mountains and temples.
- We have much of the frieze of the treasury of the Siphnians of c. 525, as well as one of the caryatid figures supporting the porch; other buildings so decorated are extremely scrappily preserved.
- Modigliani's early, remarkable images of caryatids (female figures that serve as columns) are sometimes as strong as his later portraits.
- She entered the familiar vestibule, with its scarred stone caryatids and crumbling pillars, and walked down the short flight of iron-railed steps to the main chamber of Father's rooms.