Although I must say that the authors have not visited the mosque almost certainly. The fourth phase is riddled with inaccuracies and the picture does not fit the real plane. Among the most striking faults ie […]
This colossal building was built in 1890 by architects Charles McKim (1847-1909), William Rutherford Mead (1846-1928) y Stanford White (1853-1906) that this work would become his studio in one of the most prestigious of the time. The tower […]
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.
Be patient because the cut is almost a hundred pages. If you're not careful you can end up taking longer than I Abderaman. That yes, when you finish you will be an expert in the temple, as the profusion of details […]
The Arabic word al-manar from which the Spanish minaret consists Article (to the), by the prefix m of root location and nar / nur (fire / light), namely, trail. The idea is that the al-manar is the lighthouse […]
Cuando Fernando III conquer Cordoba,became the Mezquita Catedral, placing the cross on the minaret of Abderrahman III and ordering lead to Santiago de Compostela, shoulders of Muslim prisoners, the great bells of the cathedral. They had been transferred […]
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 […]
Spanish Art Archive, Flight 81, Not 324 (2008):333-356 II. Mosque of Cordoba. ‘Abd al-Raḥmān I (169/785-786). The proportional layout of the plan and elevation of the arches of the oratorio. The mihrab and qibla eighth century Antonio Fernández […]