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The mosaics of the Mosque of Cordoba

24/03/2009 Esteban 1

This book published by Henri Stern in 1971 is an interesting study (French is) on the mosaics that decorate the Mihrab of the Mosque of Cordoba. Beginning with a description of them in the dome and […]

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And Giralda Minaret

11/02/2009 Esteban 0

In these two interesting pictures we can see that the extension Hernan Ruiz worked with the construction of the bell tower, and the interior structure of the Almohad minaret ramps cast in Seville Giralda.

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The Thesis Olagüe

05/02/2009 Esteban 4

THE ISLAMIC REVOLUTION IN THE WEST Ignacio Olagüe chapter Synopsis of the Mosque of Cordoba. -The Mosque of Cordoba is the only monument of the eighth century that has come to us without being disfigured. -The literary evidence that […]

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Mosque gets its island of light

30/01/2009 admin 0

FEATURE: Signs Mosque gets his island light. The restoration of Christian Cruise returns its original lighting MANUEL J. ALBERT – Cordova – 30/01/2009 – The country's most important monument in Cordoba, its Mosquel, It is a building as […]

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Las vigas expoliadas

23/01/2009 Esteban 1

The beams of the Mosque of Cordoba have written a “open case“in the recent history of the city recently come to auction at Christie's Room, five of them finally sold 1,5 million. […]

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St. Stephen's Gate

23/01/2009 Esteban 0

First historical inscription of the mosque at the door of San Sebastián, also called St. Stephen. It referred to the works in the years ago 855-856 Translation by Muhammad I of M. Ocaña. He sent Prince, […]

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The larch beams incorruptible Mosque

21/01/2009 admin 0

African larch wood, medium-sized tree that was introduced from Africa and appears in the wild in Southeast of the Iberian Peninsula, has traditionally been highly valued for joinery and marquetry work, since it is […]