The Utopia of Cordoba

09/10/2013 admin 0

If there is a famous story book by its title, Utopia that are Tomas Moro. So popular did the title jumped out of the cover to dictionaries, converted into a noun and an adjective to define universally […]

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Custody of Cordoba and the saga of the Arfe

12/02/2010 admin 0

El apellido Arfe, linked in the history of Spanish art three generations of architects silversmiths filled with activity throughout the sixteenth century, has remained in the collective memory attached to some of our best custodians of seat: […]

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Pablo de Céspedes (1538-1608)

29/01/2010 admin 0

Painter, sculptor and architect. He was born in Córdoba year 1538 in the house of Francisco Lopez Aponte, prebendary of that holy church, and uncle Alonso de Céspedes, our father and brother of Pedro Pablo de Céspedes, whoever […]

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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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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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Prohibition of work in the Mosque

23/01/2009 Esteban 0

“City Commandment forbidding under penalty of death bricklayers, stonemasons, carpenters and laborers who were working at the construction of the Cathedral that was to form the Cruise feshaciendo”