Figure 1. Internal view of the mosque showing the arcades carried by the columns
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Granada on the southern coast of Spain was to stay in Muslim hands until 1492. Its fall came centuries after...
Figure 1. The Palace complex showing different sections of the plan.
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Khirbat Palace remains a unique example of Umayyad luxury and their developed taste for art. The palace...
Figure 1 - White horse arches raised on elegant piers were used for the aisles intersecting with other polylobed ones of the transverse arcades. The result achieved a great aesthetic impact.
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The Great Mosque of Tlemcen as a whole is an architectural masterpiece however, the techniques introduced in...
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"The whole together appears like a most perfect pearl on an azure ground. The effect is such as, I confess, I...